In a highly unusual pact, NBC has ordered 13 episodes of Bright/Kauffman/Crane's next comedy series, and the Peacock web has agreed to cover the entire cost of producing the show, so that Warner…
Chip-making behemoth Intel Corp. may be readying itself for primetime in the upcoming digital TV revolution -- in a new program that doesn't leave much room for its former partners, Microsoft Corp…
All samurai, all the time. The world's first channel of samurai and Japanese historical dramas hit the air last week with the launch of the DirecTV Japan platform.
It was difficult to tell last week who came out on top in the latest battle of wills between NBC News prexy Andrew Lack and his longtime rival, Fox News helmer Roger Ailes.
Testifying before the blue ribbon commission on digital television, NBC president Robert Wright said Friday that broadcasters should not have to shoulder additional public interest obligations just…
More than a few syndie legends of the fall were upset during the past November sweep.
Brandon Tartikoff, the NBC programming wunderkind whose scheduling savvy transformed the Peacock web from a primetime cellar-dweller to the top of the Nielsen charts in the mid-1980s with such…
There was stunned sadness in the entertainment community Wednesday as Hollywood struggled to come to grips with the death of Brandon Tartikoff of Hodgkin's disease, at 48.
TVNZ announced its new topper Thursday --- a 44-year-old Kiwi executive with a strong marketing background but nothing in the way of broadcasting experience.
Sinclair Broadcast Group has struck a deal to buy the radio and TV holdings of Virginia-based Max Media for $255 million in cash.