German production company Brainpool is creating what it believes is the first live entertainment show set in outer space.
Television industry pioneers Leonard Hill and Sam Denoff have been tapped for honors by the Caucus for Television Producers, Writers and Directors. The kudos will be given at the organization's 18th…
Attempting to revitalize its ailing sports coverage with fresh revenue, pubcaster BBC is in talks to launch a digital pay TV sports channel next year.
DIC Entertainment has hired Kaaren Lee Brown to head up creative affairs for the company, overseeing project development and current programming and acting as liaison with broadcasters and…
South Africa's Broadcasting Complaints Commission has rapped commercial television broadcaster e.tv for harming public morals by screening the rape scenes in '70s sex pic "Emmanuelle."
ABC's "Dot Comedy" may become the holy grail for Netcasters trying to get their online programming onto television.
RickMill Prods., the company behind latenight Comedy Central pilot "The After Hours Club," has made some serious decisions about its funny business, hiring former Comedy Central programming exec…
Sesame Workshop and Sony Pictures Family Entertainment have signed two significant promotion deals for their animated children's program "Dragon Tales."
They're swapping drama slots at ABC, which will shift "Gideon's Crossing" to Mondays and "Once and Again" to Wednesdays come January. The moves come in preparation for the return of "NYPD Blue,"…
HBO Latin America will inaugurate its $45 million satellite transmission, production and post-production center in Sunrise, Fla., on Wednesday. The new company, called HBO Latin America Prod…
When does a non-story become a story? Consider the case of NBC's hit laffer "Frasier," which is up for license renegotiations later this season. Industry execs have been musing over the possibility…