In a decision that represents a win for traditional cable operators and the FCC, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that satellite-delivered cable systems face the same franchise-fee requirements…
"Airwave kickbacks" is the new buzzword racing through the Italian broadcast scene, as anti-corruption investigators from Operation Clean Hands probe possible irregularities in the awarding of…
Anne Sweeney has been named chairman and CEO of Fox Basic Cable, the Fox division responsible for launching and programming a new basic cable service expected to premiere on Tele-Communications Inc…
For the first time in almost 20 years, a movie version of an Australian TV series will be made later this year. "Police Rescue: The Movie," based on the highly popular adventure skein from Southern…
HBO's critically acclaimed "The Larry Sanders Show" makes its summer debut tonight with a special 45-minute episode (see review, page 6).
Paragon Entertainment will become the first major player in Canada's film and television production community to become a publicly traded commodity.
The Supreme Court let TV gameshow hostess Vanna White sue Samsung Electronics America over an ad that showed a glamorously dressed robot ready to turn a letter as she does on "Wheel of Fortune."
Some $ 400 million in revenue from product plugs during variety and game shows, a common advertising practice in Italy, will be lost by RAI and Fininvest if new regulations approved by a Senate…
Colossal Pictures, known primarily for its advertising work and graphics for various national advertisers as well as outfits like MTV, has signed with United Talent Agency to represent the company…
Actors Elisabeth Shue and Jonathan Silverman and MTV's Melissa Rivers top 400 celebs and young Hollywood professionals skedded to support Mike Woo's L.A. mayoral campaign tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Club…