The Intl. Animated Film Society is seeking submissions for its 29th annual Annie Awards, honoring outstanding achievement in animation.
Discop 2001, a TV market for the emerging territories of Eastern Europe, will see a record 450 buyers and 90 sellers from 50 countries at the event in the Hungarian capital, set for Thursday through…
Brian Frons, the American chief programming exec for European station group SBS, is adding the title of chief editor at Norway's commercial channel TVNorge, which is wholly owned by the station group.
The Scripps Networks are planning to lay out more than $100 million over the next few years to turn its fourth cable network, the proposed Fine Living, into a profitable asset like Home & Garden TV…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has tapped CNN and Showtime to receive its 2001 Governors' Award.
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Looking to aggressively compete against CNBC in the ayem, CNN will revamp its morning show "Ahead of the Curve," cutting it to one hour of business news, beginning Monday.
In a deal that makes him the highest-salaried actor in TV history, "Frasier" star Kelsey Grammer has agreed to stay with the hit Paramount Network Television laffer through 2004 at a record fee north…
Carroll O'Connor, who changed the face of American television through his portrayal of the lovable bigot Archie Bunker, died Thursday of a heart attack brought on by complications from diabetes. He…
As the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announces its slate of new leaders up for election, members are bracing for a rancorous debate.