Michael Grade has shocked the British TV industry by resigning as chief executive of Channel 4. A Channel 4 statement said only that Grade, the highest-profile figure on the U.K. TV scene, ''wishes…
Mel Gibson, who took home two Oscars last year for directing and producing "Braveheart," will be a presenter on the 69th Academy Awards show.
So you think Fox went a little nuts on the ads and promos for its first-ever Super Bowl telecast, eh? Well, it was mild compared to the barrage MTV packed into "Butt Bowl IV," the cablenet's fourth…
Nickelodeon has slated its 10th annual Kids' Choice Awards for April 19 from the site of the Grand Olympic Auditorium in downtown L.A., where the network plans to construct a "Nick-O-Drome" venue to…
CBS is revamping its Monday, Wednesday and Friday night lineups during March and April in an effort to try out new midseason replacements, as well as current shows in new slots.
Tom Jacobson has signed on to produce Walt Disney's upcoming "Mighty Joe Young," joining producer Ted Hartley and director Ron Underwood in what will be one of the studio's "event" films of 1998.
Large-scale layoffs, outsourcing all non-news production, selling around A$345 million worth of property and quitting ventures in orchestras and overseas broadcasting - those are just some of the…
Aussie media mogul Kerry Packer is said to mulling a $150 million investment in India's powerful state-owned TV web, Doordarshan.
Frustrated with the decline in wages among recognizable, second-tier actors and alarmed that the industry's middle-class thesp may be disappearing, the Screen Actors Guild has embarked on a…
If Senate Commerce Committee Chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) has his way, former General Colin Powell will have a close family connection to the next Republican FCC Commissioner.
Carsey-Werner has renewed its exclusive overall deal with writer-producer Matthew Carlson, creator of freshman NBC comedy "Men Behaving Badly" and "Townies," which had a brief run on ABC earlier this…
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