NBC affiliates are open to the idea of giving back some ad time to the network to help pay for the $13 million-an-episode "ER," affiliate board members indicated Monday.
CBS walked away with the most nominations Monday as the Directors Guild of America announced its nominees for best directing of daytime serials and children's programs. Of five nominations, four went…
A long-awaited satcaster backed by the Catholic Church launched Monday, making it the first national religious channel ever created in Italy.
Dominic Richard Palmieri Jr., a retired cinematographer who lensed the TV series "MASH" for nearly a decade, died Feb. 2 of cancer at his home in central Florida. He was 58.
An Olympic-sized lead-in wasn't enough to put CBS' David Letterman over the top in his nightly contest against NBC's Jay Leno last week, but it did help CBS close the gap.
With transmission of digital television services in Ireland less than two years away, the national cable represen-tative organization has launched a broadside against its competitors and would-be…
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…
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…
Landmark Theatres and the Independent Film Channel have formed a joint initiative to increase awareness of specialized film that includes cross-promotional activities and co-ventures at major media…
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…