The Radio-Television News Directors Assn. presented its Paul White award for lifetime achievement Monday to CNN chief international correspondent Christiane Amanpour.
The Peacock is back in the house. The National Assn. of Broadcasters kicked off its annual convention Monday with a much-ballyhooed announcement that NBC had rejoined the org after a seven-year…
The inherent problem with any targeted network is the demand to serve that niche unrelentingly, which can make an idea like "The Big Gay Sketch Show" quickly feel like too much of a so-so thing. With…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Suicide Squad,’ ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Advance in Visual Effects Race
- Warren Beatty Honored by Kirk Douglas, Don Cheadle at Santa Barbara Fete
- Playback: Ben Foster on ‘Hell or High Water’ and Being a ‘Builder’ as an Actor
- ‘La La Land’ Named Best Film by New York Film Critics Circle (Full List)
In pre-Mip TV deals, Barcelona-based Icon Animation licensed its best-selling toon series "Lola and Virginia" to SBT, Brazil's second-biggest broadcaster.
Australian opposition leader Kevin Rudd has ended his weekly segment on popular morning skein "Sunrise" on the Seven Network after a week of controversy.
RTL Group CEO Gerhard Zeiler kicked off the first in a series of keynote addresses at this year's Mip TV confab Monday. Zeiler delivered an optimistic speech entitled "Capturing Digital…
More broadcasters are greenlighting environmental shows for primetime. That's the picture that emerged Monday at the Mip TV panel "Can Green TV Be Primetime TV?," where a number of broadcasters and…
The History Channel and a Crime and Investigation channel are coming to Asia. A deal unveiled on the Croisette late Monday involves A&E Television Networks and Astro All Asia Networks, which will…
The Mouse House's international TV arm took the wraps off several program deals on the first day of Mip TV. Disney's "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" has been licensed on free TV to more than 80 territories…
Most East Coast-based journos began the week Monday prepping for what was expected to be today's heavy drama of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales fighting for his job while testifying in Senate…
"Friday Night Lights" remains in the dark about whether NBC will renew the low-rated but critically beloved drama for a second season. But if production gains another year of eligibility, executive…