In the first week that included days from the May ratings sweep, four of the top six weekly hours gained week-to-week, and "Entertainment Tonight Weekend" improved 52% from last year.
Showtime's "My Louisiana Sky" avoids reality with nonchalance, which makes it both tolerably unsentimental and completely fake. Project follows a young girl growing up in the pre-civil rights South…
NTL and Telewest, the U.K.'s two cable operators, are combining their advertising sales operations.
BSkyB has signed more than 5 million digital TV subscribers, 95% of the satcaster's direct-to-home customer base and well ahead of the competition. But the drive into digital continues to exact a…
The Imagen Foundation announced Tuesday nominees for the org's 16th annual Imagen Awards, honoring positive portrayals of Latinos and Latino cultures in the entertainment industry.
With the threat of an actors strike looming, the film "Final Fantasy" would seem a corporate dream: a movie with characters who look and talk like actors, but are merely digital imaginings. And this…
Basic cable is banking it can successfully boost both the quantity and quality of their minis and movies. Take USA Network. The Barry Diller-backed cabler will premiere 24 original movies in 2002…
The idea of President Bush as a bumbling husband straight out of a 1960s sitcom may be too offbeat even for the self-styled hip viewers of Comedy Central.
What a difference a year makes. Heading into last year's upfront season, the economy was booming, dot-com biz was exploding and all signs pointed to yet another strong sellers' market.
General Motors broke its silence on the future of DirecTV, announcing May 1 that it has given the greenlight to serious and immediate merger talks between its Hughes Electronics unit and News Corp.'s…
Pearson Television is undergoing another shakeup. Concurrent with top-level exec shuffles, Pearson Television Intl., Pearson North America and Pearson Enterprises will for the first time become one…