Dieter Stolte, the director general of German pubcaster ZDF, will receive the Directorate Award of the Intl. Council of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The award will be presented…
In a wide-ranging state-of-the-biz session with reporters Sunday, studio TV chieftains sounded the alarm on rising costs for inexperienced talent.
Fox Broadcasting Co. today is expected to name Gary Hoffman senior VP of made-for-TV movies and miniseries, a post he held at Fox once before from 1993 to 1995.
An actor last week suffered smoke inhalation when a cooling fan inside his Barney suit short-circuited during filming of the TV show.
Katey Sagal, who played Peg Bundy in one of TV's longest-running sitcoms, "Married ... With Children," has inked an exclusive two-year deal with CBS to develop a new series for the Eye web, sources…
TV Azteca will be going public within a few months, according to a well-placed industry source.
"Due South" is rising again --- in firstrun syndication. New episodes of the comedy/actioner that aired on CBS in 1994 and 1995 have been cleared by Polygram Television for a fall start on 108…
Just call it "Jeopardy!" for Generation Y. In another sign of gameshow synergy at Sony, Columbia TriStar TV is developing a kids version of "Jeopardy!" to premiere this fall on the Sony-owned Game…
"Saturday Night Live" executive producer Lorne Michaels has entered into a partnership with NBC Enterprises to create a new entity called SNL Studios, which will produce programming for all NBC…
Saying hola! to one of the fastest-growing demographic groups in the country --- bilingual Latinos --- Universal TV has signed an overall development and production deal with Miami-based pop…