Fresh from corruption scandals and budget overruns, the Sydney Olympics is now at the center of a bitter spat with CNN, Reuters and ESPN over television coverage of the September Games.
Reel Models: The First Women of Film," is a serious lesson on a part of Hollywood's long-forgotten history, before the film biz looked like it was ready for the long haul. It was a time when women…
In an unprecedented move, Venezuela's four national and eight regional broadcasters will pool their field coverage of the May 28 elections.
Stanley Kramer's 1959 movie version of "On the Beach" starring Gregory Peck and Ava Gardner has been heralded as one of the most influential anti-nuclear films ever made. But even with its modern…
NBC's "Saturday Night Live" has wrapped its 25th anniversary season in style, delivering its largest May sweep auds since 1994 and highest marks in any sweep since February 1998.
Furthering Kerry Packer's interests in India, the Oz mogul's Nine Network Australia has won a public tender to operate a two-hour prime slot on DD Metro, a channel run by Indian state broadcaster…
While KNBC maintained its five-year hold on the 11 p.m. newscast, KABC clinched the 4, 5 and 6 p.m. head-to-head newscast trophies for the third consecutive sweep, as the May book concluded Wednesday.
DirecTV has signed carriage deals with 11 station groups for TV stations in 35 big-city markets throughout the U.S. These deals come three days after DirecTV landed the CBS-owned TV stations as part…
Michael O’Keefe (“Ghosts of Mississippi”) has joined Leelee Sobieski and Rita Wilson in the Columbia Pictures thriller “The Glass House.” He just wrapped helmer Sean Penn’s “The Pledge” with Jack…
It’s a plot right out of a bad sitcom. A parked truck carrying 9,600 Emmy screeners of the CBS laffer “Everybody Loves Raymond” was stolen late Wednesday in North Hollywood, just hours after workers…
It'll be a banner year for the upfront ad market, with the six broadcast nets raking in close to $8 billion -- nearly a 15% gain from last year's record booty of just over $7 billion. ABC led the…