Saving the cheerleader to save the world is the high-stakes onscreen mission for NBC's freshman series "Heroes," but it's even more challenging for the cast and crew to bring it to life.
If sitcoms are indeed dying a slow death, then it only stands to reason that there would be mourners. Among the folks in the below-the-line realm most affected by the gradual decline in multi-camera…
Catapulting a speeding SWAT van end over end may not be a problem for those of us with superpowers--like "Heroes' " telekinetic Sylar -- but for mere mortals, like special effects supervisor Gary…
For 60 years, the guiding principles of network television have been twofold: mass appeal and program exclusivity. "Watch 'Friends' tonight at 8, only on NBC!"
The good news for HBO: The cabler has avoided rocking the boat by keeping its core team intact. The bad news for HBO: The cabler has avoided rocking the boat by keeping its core team intact.
The cable industry is going through its own version of the box office glut. An eye-popping number of originals are premiering on cable this summer; by one count, there are 33 skeins airing across 12…
The number of viewers watching the pro basketball playoffs may be significantly down from last year, but the NBA is still assured of harvesting more money when it signs a new deal with ESPN and TNT…
A storm is brewing in the Great White North, as producers from across the country coming together over the weekend plan to raise the alarm over the Canadian dollar, now trading at a 30-year high.
Canuck regulator the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) approved the C$1.4 billion ($1.3 billion) deal for CTVglobemedia to take-over rival broadcaster Chum, but with…
Actor Andre Philippe died April 29 of congestive heart failure in Venice, Calif.
The big question for the 13th Shanghai Television Festival is whether it can survive being cut adrift from its younger, higher-profile film festival cousin. With joint TV and film markets, STVF and…