The Producers Guild of America has created a new award to cover work on reality, informational and game series programming.
CNN Intl. Networks prexy Chris Cramer is urging news networks to remain balanced as the threat of U.S. action against Iraq grows.
The Weather Channel has pulled the plug on its two Latin American feevees, due to the region's stormy economic climate.
Russia will launch a state sports TV channel within three months, according to the country's Sports Committee topper Vyacheslav Fetisov.
British broadcaster Five is still searching for a new chief executive to replace Dawn Airey, who ankled in September to join satcaster BSkyB as managing director of Sky Networks.
Fox has captured Sunday in key demos but NBC scored strong numbers for the eighth network airing of "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation" (5.2/12 in adults 18-49, 11.6 million viewers overall)…
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With the sale of Kirch Media to German publishing giant Heinrich Bauer impeded by continuing haggling, a number of renewed offers from the likes of Viacom and Haim Saban appear to be making talks…
CAA is adding a trio of agents to its television department.
Scribe Matthew Carnahan ("Fastlane") has signed on to write and exec produce "Southcom," an hourlong NBC drama script from Hypnotic that stands out as a good example of the shingle's attempt to…