Veteran network stage manager James E. (Jimmy) Wall will receive the Franklin J. Schaffner Award for lifetime achievement by a stage manager Saturday at the Directors Guild of America's banquet in…
Former "Dallas" star Linda Gray will star in the new Spelling TV serial for Fox Broadcasting Co., "Models Inc.," according to sources.
French pay TV giant Canal Plus strengthened its alliance with Germany's powerful Bertelsmann group by announcing plans to develop joint pay TV technology in Europe.
Wry comic thesp Charles Grodin has been slotted to host the Writers Guild of America East awards March 13, with newly named presenters including Mike Wallace, Wendy Wasserstein, Jerry Stiller and…
Private web CTV's flagship nightly newscast and an independently produced docudrama on the Gulf War were the top winners at the opening gala of the 1994 Gemini Awards, Canada's English-language TV…
Carol Reynolds Prods., a newly formed, locally based indie TV production company, has just unveiled a production slate that includes a Celine Dion music special for Canadian private web CTV and a…
NBC has decided to keep all its Summer Olympic Gold for its owned stations and affiliates. The Peacock web announced it has put the kibosh on taking any cable partners for the 1996 Games in Atlanta…
Paramount signed five more stations to its fifth-network effort, bringing the number of primary affiliates to 31, with a reach of 44.23%, according to the Nielsen Station Index.
Fox Broadcasting Co. closed out the February sweeps on a high note, "Tom" got off to an OK start and ABC's final installment of "Heaven and Hell" went down in flames, according to Nielsen results for…
The Independent Television Commission, the U.K. licensing and broadcasting regulatory authority, in a submission to the Dept. of National Heritage, called Tuesday for a limited relaxation of…
The theory du jour: By removing regulatory restraints on the Big Three networks, Washington is inadvertently encouraging a wave of network buyouts and mergers.