The European Commission has issued plans to revise EU rules on the financial transparency of companies, which could put the heat on pubcasters that use state subsidies to beef up their commercial TV…
Endemol Entertainment's "Big Brother," the most watched entertainment show in Holland in 1999, racked up some 3.5 million viewers during its Dec. 30 episode when contestant Bart Spring in 't Veld…
ESPN Classic will premiere a weekly movie showcase beginning Sunday that ties in to its lineup of classic archival footage.
Producer-writer Chris Carter has been chosen to receive the Television Showmanship Award this year from the Publicists Guild of America.
The new year has brought new life to the rival networks chasing NBC for the 1999-2000 primetime Nielsen crowns.
After a year of record viewership levels for ad-supported cable networks, the battleground is already set for the cable newcomer matches of 2000. In the first two quarters of the year, a handful of…
Last year proved huge for consolidation in the TV biz, but the big are poised to get even bigger in 2000. Fueled by deregulation, rabid competition and a strong economy, the new decade will usher in…
A jungle of diverse NATPE projects grew even more territorial now that reality beast Hearst-Argyle is on the verge of greenlighting "Wild Moments" as the latest entry in its four-pack of TV series…
NBC and the NAACP are set to unveil a series of initiatives this morning regarding minority hiring and onscreen representation.
French terrestrial broadcaster TF1 confirmed its dominance of the ratings game by grabbing 95 of the top 100 program rankings in 1999.
The parent company of ABC affiliate KITV Honolulu has notified the state's largest cable provider that it must compensate the station if it wants to keep its programs on its system.