The entertainment industry will today announce a campaign to promote a Web site advocating parental responsibility as the main line of defense against children's exposure to inappropriate material.
In a summer when the broadcast nets are tightly bunched in the ratings race for young adults, a big event like the Major League Baseball All-Star Game can shake up the order of things.
Fox News Channel has signed former CNN morning anchor Bill Hemmer as weekday anchor and correspondent in a multiyear deal. Signing ends weeks of speculation on where Hemmer would land.
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"Alias" scribes Josh Appelbaum and Andre Nemec are going undercover at Touchstone Television, inking a two-year, seven-figure overall deal with the studio. Pact calls for the duo to remain as co-exec…
The afterglow from ABC summer smash "Dancing With the Stars" lingers on for thesp John O'Hurley, who has inked a deal to topline his own unscripted skein. GRB Entertainment, producer of Fox summer…
Turns out that “Primetime Live” expose on Paula Abdul hasn’t hurt her career after all. The “American Idol” judge has signed on to be a regular contributor to “So You Think You Can Dance,” the new…
PBS has greenlit production of four-hour documentary "African-American Lives." Thirteen/WNET New York and Kunhardt Prods. have signed on to co-produce. Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. will…
Latin America's multimillion-dollar merger of payboxes Sky TV and DirecTV is being held up in Colombia by a spat over $10 million in fees that the local TV regulator claims the two companies owe.
Herbert Kloiber's Tele Munchen Group has tapped TV vet Ludwig Bauer to oversee broadcasting activities.
Comedy Central is ordering another helping of heartland humor from the "Blue Collar" guys. Cabler has struck a development and production deal with J.P. Williams' Parallel Entertainment -- the…