Black Entertainment Television chairman Bob Johnson's $288 million buyout offer for BET Holdings is "inadequate," money manager Mario Gabelli said in an Securities & Exchange Commission filing…
Proving that you can go home again --- and again --- veteran TV news exec Jeff Wald will be announced this morning as KTLA news director, marking his second stint as the station's news director and…
Walt Disney TV has signed a development deal with standup comedian Sue Costello.
UPN's new CEO, Dean Valentine, made his first big hire Friday, naming Tom Nunan executive vice president of entertainment at the netlet.
CNN is pulling advertisements criticizing the United Nations Global Warming Treaty --- a pact which is enthusiastically supported by the network's founder Ted Turner.
"Nothing Sacred," the controversial ABC series about a self-doubting priest, has won unlikely support from the newspaper of the nation's largest Roman Catholic archdiocese.
An emerging war between divergent formats for TV-Internet set-top boxes turned several degrees nastier Friday when Intel Corp. announced it would be supporting the format engineered by database…
Showtime on Friday unveiled an original film slate that includes a new drama directed by John Badham ("War Games") and starring Paul Hogan and Rosanna Arquette and a two-part film series based on the…
Universal TV talkshows “Sally Jessy Raphael” and “Jerry Springer” had their season premieres on Sept. 22. Friday’s story on national syndie ratings was wrong, due to incorrect information provided to…
Demain!, one of four new offerings from Gallic paybox Canal Plus, will be the first web entirely devoted to soothing France's biggest headache: unemployment.
Legit actor/singer Rex Smith has set guest roles in the NBC series “Caroline in the City” and on CBS’ “JAG.”