Cable operators were less than thrilled when an early knockout engineered by Oscar De La Hoya caused the premiere episode of the second season of HBO's satirical sitcom "Arliss" to run 35 minutes…
Canadian animation house Lacewood Prods. will be declared bankrupt unless it has paid off its C$2.4 million ($1.7 million) in loans to Paragon Entertainment Corp. by July 23.
Rankled by slipping ratings, lower spot ad sales and potential competition from News Corp.'s pending purchase of the Family Channel, some Fox affiliates at the spring meeting suggested yanking the…
"The Gate of Heavenly Peace," a U.S. documentary about the 1989 protests at Tiananmen Square, won the first-ever international critics prize at the Banff Television Festival Friday.
Local news veteran Steven Lange will succeed David Friend as executive producer of Warner Bros.' syndie newsmagazine "Extra" at the end of the month.
Studio Film & Tape has announced the first Roy W. Dean Video Grant, and is now accepting applications. The grant is being offered to help foster unique docu projects of social import. Info: (213)…
NBC Entertainment has promoted Bari Carrelli to vice president, miniseries and motion pictures for television.
When Hong Kong reverts back to Chinese rule on July 1, the crack investigative reporting staff of "E! News Daily" and "E! News Weekend" will be there to record all of the ... entertainment?