A "Pokemon"-powered Kids' WB continues to set ratings records, last week outscoring all three broadcast network kidvid players for the first time.
Showtime and British film financiers Flashpoint Ltd. have entered into an agreement to co-finance five original films, the companies announced Wednesday.
Universal is poised to re-establish a presence in the domestic TV biz as it wraps up the drawn-out negotiations regarding the remaining assets of Polygram Filmed Entertainment and Brillstein-Grey…
Nothing like a war to screw up your midseason launches. President Clinton's Wednesday address to the nation on Kosovo at 8 p.m. Eastern time sent ABC and CBS scrambling. The Alphabet web bowed…
Boosted by a strong showing for its coverage of the 1998 Winter Olympics, CBS captured a whopping 30 Sports Emmy Awards nominations Wednesday, the most of any net.
E! Entertainment TV, which saturated its schedule with a record 11 hours of Oscar day programming March 21, ended up harvesting the best total-day Nielsen rating in its eight-year history.
The Academy Awards gave ABC a glitzy April 15-21 primetime Nielsens win that featured the Alphabet's biggest households margin of victory in four years.
The collective host-broadcasting of major sports events, notably the World Cup of soccer, emerged as the hot topic at day two of the Sportel America TV market here Tuesday.
Canuck producer CanWest Entertainment has launched an international distribution company based in London and tapped seasoned sales executive Greg Phillips to run the operation.
KCOP Los Angeles has picked up "The Martin Short Show" for a fall debut (Daily Variety, March 2).
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$22.2M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$15.7M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$11.6M Warner Brothers / New Line