Comedian George Lopez, a hero in the Latino community for fronting his own hit sitcom on ABC, dominated the 20th Imagen Awards gala Friday at the BevHilton with his sometimes off-color jokes, but…
CBS brass and Los Angeles Mayor-elect Antonio Villaraigosa ceremonially broke ground Friday on the future Studio City home of KCBS and KCAL.
"Batman Begins" has landed its first major deal in the network window. Pic is part of an eight-title package bought by FX from Warner Bros. for a total license fee in the $30 million range.
Former NBC entertainment topper Warren Littlefield is moving his production shingle to Touchstone TV. Sealing a two-year pact with the Mouse House, Littlefield -- who's exec producing the fall UPN…
The South African Broadcasting Corp. has been given the greenlight for two regional indigenous-language TV stations. The Independent Communications Authority of SA (Icasa) last week granted the…
Twentieth Century Fox has sued India's Zee Telefilms, saying its new series "Time Bomb" ripped off Fox drama "24," including the conceit of each 60-minute episode telling the story of an hour in real…
A promoter of an Oz national "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" conference has disappeared with up to a half-million dollars, leaving nearly 1,000 local fans fearing they have been the victim of a real-life…
A backlash against Corp. for Public Broadcasting chairman Kenneth Tomlinson's alleged attempt to push the org in a conservative direction gained momentum with congressional and public requests that…
French journalist Florence Aubenas emerged from 157 days in a pitch-black cellar into the blinding glare of the media spotlight last week, after her June 12 release from captivity in Iraq.
It's one of the meatier Gallic media jobs going -- chairmanship of a group with 8,600 employees and revenue of more than $3 billion last year. TF1 or Canal Plus looking for a new topper?