Hanna-Barbera and the Cartoon Network are co-sponsors of a benefit, including a silent auction, for the new org Women in Animation from 7-9 p.m. April 22 at Name That Toon gallery in West Hollywood.
Former Fox Broadcasting entertainment president Garth Ancier has apparently turned down a chance to sign on as programming chief with Warner Bros.' WB Network, which is headed by Jamie Kellner…
KCOP will cut its 10-11 p.m. "Real News" to a half-hour and eliminate its weekend newscasts next month, but the indie is kicking around several ideas for a topical 10:30 p.m. news-oriented show that…
With the sale of "Ricki Lake" to ABC affil WKRC-TV in Cincinnati, Columbia TriStar Television Distribution has cleared the freshman talker in the top 50 markets. Overall, "Ricki" is cleared on 166…
Midway through the six-day Mip TV Market on the French Riviera, the level of program sales seemed healthy enough, though surprisingly few of the approximately 400 exhibiting companies felt the urge…
How does one create the musical soundtrack for a film about the most popular band in the world? Grammy-winning producer Don Was was faced with just that challenge for Gramercy Pictures' early Beatles…
The "Roseanne" soap opera went public again Friday, raising questions about the hit ABC comedy's status.
Two of the European continent's key distributors -- Germany's Beta Television and Italy's RAI -- unveiled their upcoming product for packed audiences of potential buyers Saturday during the 31st…
The makers of the acclaimed documentary "Hoop Dreams" signed to remake the docu into a telefilm with Turner Pictures to be aired on TNT in conjunction with the 1995 NBA playoffs.
Senior television execs from Europe and the United States have reaffirmed their belief that meeting the industry challenges of the next few years is be st left to the TV professionals and not…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has for the first time opened up a select number of its panels to the general public.