Three types of people watch the Oscar show: Grumpy TV critics working on deadline; film fans watching at home; and attendees at the Kodak Theater. The first group is guaranteed to gripe; second…
The most prominent award shows have been undergoing a kind of collective nervous breakdown, wondering what concessions to decorum must be undertaken to stem declining ratings and stand out amid the…
Canadian thesps Gordon Pinsent and Maria Del Mar received nods as the top male and female thesps in 2006 from ACTRA, the union repping 21,000 members of the acting profession in Canada.
Mexican media titan Televisa must offer its popular broadcast channels to competitors if it wants to take a stake in cable company TVI, Mexico's antitrust commission said Sunday.
There's nothing quite like the "death" of a titular character to juice the ratings. ABC's "Grey's Anatomy" continued its hot streak Thursday, as the culmination of a three-part February sweeps…
London-based Gateway Communications is set to challenge Johannesburg-based pan-African paycaster Multichoice's monopoly in the English pay TV market in sub-Saharan Africa with the launch of a…
Bigfoot Entertainment will produce a reality show that sees Filipino filmmaker wannabes compete for a chance to break into the movie industry.
"TMZ," the daily half-hour TV-series version of the celebrity news Web site, has racked up sales on TV stations in 80% of the U.S. Warner Bros. will try to cover the cost of producing "TMZ," whose…
Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth is taking another stab at TV, signing on to star in the ABC pilot "Pushing Daisies." Comedic drama revolves around a man who falls in love with a deceased woman after he…
Hit U.S. series "Without a Trace" trailed in the Gallic TV ratings Feb. 19, when the public tuned in to more gripping fare on TF1. It sounds improbable, but Gallic viewers are glued to political…
Taking a classic moment in Soviet war history -- the 1941-44 Leningrad blockade -- and reworking it for the screen was always going to be complicated.