Hours after CBS passed on "South Central" Wednesday, Fox Broadcasting Co. reportedly snatched up the half-hour pilot as a midseason entry.
After a five-month standoff, China has given consent for Britain to issue Wharf Cable a license for construction of a HK$ 1 billion ($ 129 million) cable system serving 1.3 million Hong Kong…
Walt Willey of "All My Children" is building a second career as a standup comedian. On ABC May 26, Willey co-hosts the 20th Anniversary Daytime Emmy Awards Show in prime time with perennial Emmy…
A joint pay-TV venture between American cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. and Grupo Televisa of Mexico was formed with an eye to a potential Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking market of 350 million…
James Cannon, president of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS), says that the people who work in daytime drama at first resisted the idea of having their own Emmy awards.
Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) has fired off a letter to entertainment industry titans urging adoption of an MPAA-style rating system warning parents of the violence content in TV programs.
In 1984, some of those at the Emmy Awards found themselves in the embarrassing position of knowing who the winners were ahead of time.
Daytime and fringe ratings followed their usual course during the May 10-14 Nielsen week, with ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox each claiming a victory for early morning, daytime, latenight and Saturday…
The first Daytime Emmy Awards telecast in 1974 was broadcast live from the skating rink at New York's Rockefeller Center.
Citing new realities in the TV economy, CBS confirmed that the network's new fall lineup doesn't include traditional 13-episode pick-ups on any of its new series, relying instead on short orders…
Despite years of bicoastal bickering and squabbles over voting procedures, the Daytime Emmy Awards celebrates its 20th anniversary on May 26.