Reps. John Dingell (D-Mich.) and Jack Brooks (D-Texas) offered legislation Tuesday that would do away with a federal judge's rules that have dictated how telephone companies have operated for a…
TNT will air a "Tribute to Bill Bixby" from 12:30 a.m.-7 a.m. Friday, with 13 episodes of two series featuring the late actor, "My Favorite Martian" and "The Courtship of Eddie's Father." Bixby died…
Banking that the pan-Asian TV market will continue to expand, satellite distrib service Entertainment Research and Applications Inc. announced Tuesday that it would transmit major U.S. studio product…
A federal appeals court Tuesday tossed out as unconstitutional the government's decision to channel "indecent" broadcasting to the hours of midnight to 6 a.m.
A Hollywood coalition will descend on California state politicians early next year to push for legislation that would broaden filming rights in residential areas.
Hollywood's fin-syn contingent is not giving up the fight. The Coalition to Preserve the Financial Interest and Syndication Rules filed a petition with a federal appeals court in San Francisco…
Actor-director Bill Bixby, 59, superdad in TV's "The Courtship of Eddie's Father" and scientist-hero of "The Incredible Hulk" vidseries, died Sunday at his home in Century City after a long bout with…
The U.K.'s ITV commercial network has signed its largest film acquisition deal with a major Hollywood studio, a renewal of its long-standing relationship with Sony Pictures Entertainment.
In a frontal assault on Fox Inc.'s right to continue owning U.S. TV stations , New York's chapters of the National Assn. for the Advancement of Colored People are charging Fox with "flagrant…
Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) and a bipartisan group of lawmakers on Monday offered legislation permitting telephone entry into the cable TV business and allowing cablers to become local telephone service…