The slump in film and television production in Canada has hit British Columbia hardest of all this summer. Showbiz unemployment is widespread, the number of projects shooting is about half what it…
Expressing concerns over market dominance and reduced exposure for Hispanic programming, a group of nine lawmakers is voicing opposition to a planned merger of satcasters EchoStar and DirecTV in…
Nearly 1.5 billion TV viewers watched last month's 2002 World Cup soccer tourney in the 18 markets measured by Nielsen Media Research, according to the final audience estimates released Tuesday.
Michael Broder has ankled Arrow Entertainment, where he was veep of domestic distribution for the past two years, and launched his own shingle, Small Planet Pictures.
Barring any unforeseen circumstances, the networks will roll out their fall schedules in a more traditional manner this September.
PBS has added two programs to its slate: multimedia special "Endgame: Ethics and Values in America," to air this fall, and a production of play "The Gin Game," to air in fall 2003.
A strong World Cup performance powered Televisa's second quarter sales to 5.19 billion pesos ($536 million), a 10% jump over last year.
The Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday restarted the clock on its review of the EchoStar/DirecTV merger, saying the satcasters had followed through and submitted the needed documentation on…
The Sundance Channel will launch a video label this fall that will release up to 12 titles per year in a range of genres on VHS and DVD through parent Showtime's video distribution arm.
In a move that could significantly change the way studios view the backend potential for primetime series, the entire first season of Fox's action drama "24" will be released on DVD Sept. 17.
Blame it on Dick Wolf. The enduring success of the producer's "Law & Order" franchise, combined with the impact of more recent smash "CSI," has sparked a small- screen crime wave. Almost half of the…