A British branch of Pioneer Electronics Corp. will start production of set-top boxes in September that can be used for digital TV systems, and France's Canal Plus is slated as one of the major…
Her ABC sitcom may be history after nine seasons on the air, but Roseanne isn't disappearing from primetime entirely.
U.S. digital TV operator DirecTV is in conversations along with its parent, the Hughes Group, to take a leading stake in Spain's second digital platform, Via Digital, skedded to launch in September…
The Fox O&O group has picked up MGM's latest Showtime drama series, "Stargate SG-1," for a two-year deal beginning in fall 1998.
Recently launched Latino animation web Locomotion rolled out its new fall primetime schedule Monday.
Mr. Potato Head is looking to break into TV. So are the formats and characters of such enduring board games as Clue, Monopoly and Candyland.
Jay Firestone, founding president of Fireworks Entertainment Inc., has teamed up with YTV Canada Inc., operator of a youth-oriented specialty channel, to lend a helping hand to producers of…
The New York chapter of Women in Film and Television will host an international summit in Gotham from Sept. 17-21.
The Sept. 14 telecast of the 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards will be seen in 90 foreign countries by an expected audience of 620 million viewers around the globe, it was announced by the Berle…
Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) has written the FCC, urging the commission to approve the beefed-up rating system that the industry has promised to implement Oct. 1.
In response to an application by the producers of "Wrongfully Accused" and the dramatic TV series "Sleepwalkers," the British Columbia Labor Relations Board issued an interim order Thursday that the…