Figures released last week confirm that U.K. terrestrial digital platform Freeview continues to challenge paybox BSkyB, and also explain why the News Corp.-backed satcaster is about to launch Freesat.
You honor HBO shows, you get HBO ratings. That's one possible explanation for an alarming year-to-year decline in the numbers for Sunday's telecast of the Primetime Emmy Awards on ABC.
GOOD MORNING: Aaron Tonken is skedded to start a 63-month jail sentence Wednesday on federal charges of fraud. Today he is slated to be interviewed by Brian Ross for a Nov. 19 airing with John…
Carsey-Werner Domestic TV Distribution has promoted Jim Kraus to president, rewarding him for harvesting more than $700 million from cable- and TV-syndication sales of "That '70s Show."
CBS News and Dan Rather said Monday that they were duped and should never have relied on documents tarnishing President Bush's National Guard service record.
ABC's telecast of the 56th annual Primetime Emmy Awards fell to the lowest ratings on record for the kudocast, down sharply from last year, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
Suppose they gave an awards show and no one knew the nominees? Along with the famous names and star power, Sunday's red carpet arrivals at the Emmys did in fact offer up a crowd of relatively…
The tribe has spoken: Reality is now a legit member of the Emmy family. After virtually ignoring the red-hot genre in the past, this year the TV Academy decided to embrace all things unscripted.
Fox didn't manage to beat NBC in the ratings last season, but in terms of Emmy love, Rupert Murdoch's net is now king of the broadcasters.
Reality producers LMNO Prods. are expanding ranks, promoting Ruth Rivin to special project vice president and Emily Freeman to exec in charge of production for the cable group.
The WGA has set Sept. 29 as the deadline for submissions for the 2004 Writers Guild Television and Radio Awards. To be eligible for entry, scripts must have been produced under the jurisdiction of…