The impact of Hurricane Katrina on the media was demonstrated at this year's Peabody Awards, with four nods dished out to local and national stations for their coverage of the storm.
Warner Bros. Intl. Television Distribution has inked a multiyear volume deal with Polish commercial broadcaster TVN that covers major WB films and TV series.
In New York: PR's Queen of the night, Peggy Siegal, introduced director Nicole Holofcener's new film, "Friends with Money" at the MGM screening room.
This just in: "Pepper Dennis" -- starring Rebecca Romijn as a Chicago TV reporter -- got off to a disappointing start Tuesday night, while fellow midseason entries "Sons & Daughters" and "Teachers"…
Paybox Foxtel announced on Wednesday that it will begin a video-on-demand service through its Foxtel IQ set-top box this year. A launch date for the service has not been finalized.
ProSiebenSat 1 unveiled its new pay TV webs Wednesday at Mip TV.
Late in the first episode of ESPN's seasonlong look at Barry Bonds, the superstar breaks down. "I'm drained," he says as tears come to his eyes. "You don't see me bringing anyone else into this. I…
CBS unveiled some of its Katie Couric plans on Wednesday, while NBC continued its courtship of Meredith Vieira.
Katie Couric's move to CBS, after a very public courtship by the net's Leslie Moonves, will shake up two long-entrenched areas of the network news business: the traditional evening newscast and the…
Nine Network topper and TV celebrity Eddie McGuire hosted his last edition of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" in Oz Monday. McGuire, who's now devoting all his time to running the web, pulled an aud…
One of the networks that infamously passed on "Desperate Housewives" the first time around has drawn a second chance at it.