Big Bird is in the crosshairs of this year's presidential campaign, but the bigger victim may be the public's perception of what is "fair use."
"Sesame Street" has stepped in to call for a stop to a snarky new Obama ad that invokes Big Bird in ridiculing Mitt Romney's call to end federal funding of PBS.
Mitt Romney's vow to cut federal funding for PBS at last night's debate --- even as he said he "loved" Big Bird and liked debate moderator Jim Lehrer --- has triggered a rebuke from public…
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Crown Media Networks has bumped up Ryan McDermott to director of distribution responsible for Comcast, Time Warner and Bright House Networks accounts in the eastern half of the country.
"Sesame Street's Big Bird Looks at the World" will debut on Shanghai's tyke-skewed Haha Channel on Dec. 22.
Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit producer of "Sesame Street" and other kids' programs, says it's cutting 20 percent of its work force because of the recession.
Mai Nguyen has rejoined Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization, as assistant director of international TV sales.
"Sesame Street" is meeting the letters Q, V and C. For the first time, educational merchandise from show's production shingle, Sesame Workshop, will be available on the shopping net.
Lions Gate TV will bring sci-fi actioner “Tracker” and reality show “Break In” to Mipcom. The former toplines Adrian Paul of “Highlander” fame and will launch in domestic syndication in October. The…
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