Participant Media is getting down to business on its pl an to expand into TV, recruiting IFC and Sundance Channel prexy Evan Shapiro to lead the charge.
CBS captured the Sunday ratings race thanks mostly to ''The Amazing Race,'' which garnered the best demo score on a night that saw tepid results for scripted programming. The Eye's cop show ''NYC…
Starz and DirecTV reupped an existing pact and unveiled a new multiplatform distribution deal that gives the satcaster's nascent DirecTV Everywhere a bump with pics and original series like…
SYDNEY -- The big winner at Sunday night's Logie awards, the Aussie TV kudos, was pubcaster the ABC, which took a third of the prizes.
LONDON -- Simon Cowell's Syco Entertainment has tapped an insider to run its global TV biz following the departure of Ellis Watson more than 12 months ago.
Ellen Burstyn is the latest thesp to join the cast of USA Network's "Political Animals."
$2.6 billion in election TV ad spending spells stimulus for broadcasters.
Streaming media giant hungry for premium content
THURSDAY: Martin Scorsese, Alec Baldwin and others take part in a gala benefit for NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Support.tisch.nyu.edu
Betty White, Second City troupe feted for broadcasting contributions
Showbizzers know how to network, and they know how to raise big bucks for worthy causes. Those skills have coalesced during the past decade around the alarming rise in the number of children on the…