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.
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…
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.
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.
The video-on-demand revolution is beginning --- in King of Prussia, Pa.
Eric Schaeffer, who wrote, directed and starred in the feature "If Lucy Fell," is developing a new romantic comedy for CBS that he would create, star in and executive produce.
Paramount Domestic TV has tapped Joachim Blunck as executive producer of its upcoming syndie talkshow with Howie Mandel.
The WB network is developing a new drama, "Felicity," from Imagine TV. The show is executive produced by feature film writer J.J. Abrams ("Regarding Henry") and director Matt Reeves ("The…
Lighting up a cigarette onscreen always seemed like a cool thing to do. It gave actors dimension, a tool for expressing angst --- or at least something to do with their hands.