The action at this year's NATPE confab made it clear that there's an independence movement afoot in the syndie TV biz. A handful of indie distribs generated as much, if not more, action during the…
Montel Williams is calling it a wrap after 17 years in daytime.
When you get down to it, the heart and soul of the NATPE experience are people like Elaine Walton of Wilmington, N.C. Walton, who describes herself as "an entrepreneur who likes adventure," pitched…
The first day of exhibit-floor action at the NATPE confab was a mix of the old and the new.
As the NATPE confab kicked off in earnest Tuesday, leaders of the org were none too happy to spot a couple of sales executives from Sony Pictures TV hanging around the Four Seasons Hotel, adjacent to…
Tribune Broadcasting's TV stations have bought the rights to "Wizard's First Rule," Sam Raimi's new syndicated adventure series from Disney-ABC Domestic TV.
In a surprise appearance at NATPE, Marie Osmond announced her return to TV as a talkshow host. Program Partners will make the entertainment-lifestyle yakker "Marie" available in syndication beginning…
The broadcasting biz has come to a change-or-die crossroads, NBC Universal topper Jeff Zucker bluntly told NATPE-goers in Tuesday's opening keynote address.
The confab kicks off in earnest today with the opening of the exhibition floor and the exhibit suites here at the Mandalay Bay. NBC Universal chief Jeff Zucker is the keynoter this ayem. The…
The spirit of a television legend was saluted with reverence and fond memories of his irreverent spirit on Monday night as four industry heavyweights were feted by NATPE with this year's Brandon…
Producer Vin Di Bona, longtime purveyor of ABC's "America's Funniest Home Videos," has partnered with tech firm Dave Networks to launch a reality TV-centric online venture dubbed Reality.TV.