Public television veteran Rudy Buttignol has been tapped as the first recipient of the industry achievement award at the 2007 Hot Docs Canadian Intl. Documentary Film Festival.
Court TV's original series "Murder by the Book" has been picked up for a 13-episode second season, premiering later this year.
NBC has been looking for its next big laffer, and it may have found it in "The Office." The cubicle comedy, which has been building in buzz and audience, hit a season high last week -- even though it…
FSN and MyNetworkTV have reached a three-tier television and new-media programming alliance with the Intl. Fight League.
Lexus and Smith Barney have signed on as co-presenting sponsors of Sundance Channel's environment-oriented skein "The Green."
Battling British commercial web ITV has wasted no time in appointing a marketing topper, as it seeks to persuade the City that Michael Grade's new regime means business.
BBC Worldwide has sold two packages of natural history documentaries to Ecuavisa in Ecuador and Globo in Brazil.
Tuning In: Although I profess to no special knowledge about Gail Berman's tenure at Paramount -- which birthed rumors that she was on the way out almost before she was in -- the situation tells us…
Retro-style animation mixed with futuristic adventures make for an odd match in Nicktoons' mostly uninspired "The Secret Show." BBC-commissioned tyke fare attempts to humor kids by letting on that…
The DVD and licensing units at CBS have outgrown each other. The Eye has decided to split the two units -- formerly combined as a single entity under CBS Television Distribution -- to give each…
Darlene Conley, a veteran stage and television actress who entertained daytime audiences for nearly two decades as the feisty fashion mogul Sally Spectra on "The Bold and the Beautiful," has died…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History