In its largest acquisition to date, A&E Home Video has hauled in almost 1,000 hours of programming from British vault the Thames Library.
Already the object of some derision, reality TV will get officially lampooned when National Lampoon introduces a DVD collection of unaired programs received, the company said, in response to a call…
Reality TV is nibbling away at the livelihood of Hollywood writers, who saw slow growth in their paychecks last year and a decline in job slots as the popularity of the reality skeins took away from…
Coming soon to a TV near you: Baby Bell TV? Firing back after aggressive cable incursions into their core voice and data business, the old Bell telephone companies are suddenly touting re-energized…
Let's hope the ads accompanying the new TV sked are more exciting than the just completed broadcast upfront ad market.
Paramount is unleashing plenty of programming from its vaults in August and September, led by the first DVD editions of TV series "Happy Days" and "Laverne and Shirley" on Aug. 17.
IDT Entertainment, which owns such companies as Film Roman, Mainframe and Anchor Bay, has created a worldwide-distribution company specializing in animated movies and TV series.
Just for Variety: Good Morning and Merry Christmas. Pardon me while I scrape the snow off my shoes, but the ersatz stuff was too real on the mammoth set of "Christmas With the Kranks" at the Downey…
The drawn-out upfront ad market officially closed Monday, with holdouts CBS and ABC ultimately able to extract the increases they wanted from wary Madison Avenue media buyers.
The second season of Comedy Central's "Reno 911!" got off to a strong start Wednesday, delivering nearly 2 million viewers to the channel at 10:30 p.m.
Fox and NBC finished selling their fall primetime skeds on Monday, beating out the other nets but only breaking even in a relatively flat upfront ad market.