John Goldhammer has ankled his post as an exec producer of Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's syndie latenight strip "Vibe." Goldhammer is expected to pass the showrunner's baton today to Kim Swann…
CBS' coverage of the 1998 Winter Olympics got off to a strong ratings start with Friday's opening ceremonies, but things went downhill in a hurry when Saturday's marquee skiing event was snowed out.
EXCLUSIVEMTV has given the greenlight to a whopping 20 new pilots for the 1998 season, marking new programming czar Brian Graden's maiden effort as the "biggest development investment" in the…
EXCLUSIVEWith Wednesday's episode of the arch animated hit "South Park" breaking the ratings record at Comedy Central for the fourth consecutive time with a firstrun installment, the network says…
Turning its attention to television commercials, the Directors Guild of America on Thursday announced its nominees for outstanding directorial achievement for 1997.
Now that the bulk of the network drama pilots have been ordered for fall, execs are starting to turn their attention to comedy development.
The American Cinema Editors on Thursday announced nods for best editing in seven motion picture and television categories. The organization's Eddie Awards will be handed out on March 14 at the…
As the 18th Winter Olympic Games dawn today in Nagano, Japan, with Opening Ceremonies, the pressure is on CBS to not only deliver a consistently superior product over a planned 128 hours of coverage…
Endemol Entertainment, the Dutch TV production giant, is poised to announce a major move into the U.K. through a joint venture with Guardian Media Group.
Universal has reached an agreement with the Italian media conglom Stream to launch a branded movie channel on that country's fledgling digital platform. The deal will be unveiled in Italy today.
Playboy Enterprises Inc. (PEI) announced an agreement Wednesday to acquire Spice Entertainment Cos. Inc., its chief market competitor, for approximately $95 million, placing the two largest players…