A ratings accreditation organization, which includes large media companies and advertisers, is seeking federal help in making ratings giant Nielsen Media Research comply with audits.
Parents, and not government agencies, have the primary responsibility for protecting children from indecent material on television and radio, President Bush said in an interview broadcast Sunday…
A week after Jay Leno registered boffo ratings for his Johnny Carson tribute, David Letterman is honoring the former king of latenight.
The Tribune Co., owner of the Los Angeles Times, plus News Corp.'s Fox, Viacom Inc.'s CBS and General Electric Co.'s NBC, on Friday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a decision that blocked the…
ABC is giving "Adopted" a home. Net has greenlit production of a pilot for the 20th Century Fox TV half-hour laffer, based on a Groundlings sketch developed by scribes/producers Jim Rash and Nat…
NBC has given "Medium" an early pickup for next season. Peacock has also secured three more episodes of the Paramount Network TV series for this year, bringing the total to 16. A full 22 episodes…
Net profits at the Tribune Co. fell off again -- this time by 36% -- in the final quarter of 2004 due to a charge for job cuts, the circulation reporting scandal and lethargic advertising.
Clint Eastwood scored a knockout with the Directors Guild of America, winning its top award for helming Warner/Lakeshore's boxing drama "Million Dollar Baby."
Can the syndicate be syndicated? The biggest battle at last week's NATPE was over syndication rights to HBO's "The Sopranos." It's a prestige item for any cabler, but the show comes with a couple of…
Spanish broadcaster Antena 3 will plow E33 million ($43 million) into Spanish and European films and TV movies over 2005, up 43% from its 2004 budget.
The TV, film and recording industries in Asia Pacific have come together for the first time to battle increasing peer-to-peer uploads and downloads that are wreaking havoc on their businesses.