Siding with broadcasters, key Capitol Hill pols said Tuesday they are against campaign finance reform legislation that would slash rates for political TV ads.
NBC will add two new skeins to its teen-oriented "TNBC" Saturday morning lineup this fall: a relationship comedy about four girls in Chicago and an action series that follows the exploits of a young…
A TV series that USA has acquired for latenight is likely to draw criticism for its racial caricaturing.
The sixth annual Latino Laugh Festival runs Thursday through Sunday in San Antonio, Texas. The fest highlights include a roast of actor-comedian Tommy Chong, to be hosted by "NYPD Blue" star Esai…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Lengthy clips from "Monsters, Inc." and "Lilo and Stitch" toplined a 90-minute glimpse into the future of Walt Disney Feature Animation for foreign exhibs gathered Wednesday at Cinema Expo Intl.
Terrestrial pay TV platform ONdigital has taken another knock after a report that shareholders in Granada, joint owner of the outfit with Carlton, are set to demand its closure because of mounting…
The Arbol Group, the biggest indie TV production house in the Spanish-speaking world, has initiated its first international animation project, based on the most successful Spanish drama TV series of…
Saban Intl. and Germany's Me, Myself & Eye Entertainment (MME) announced a deal Wednesday at the Media Forum's Cologne Screenings TV market to produce the German version of reality skein "Scariest…
Ibero American Media Partners, a joint venture formed by Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst and the Cisneros Group of Cos., and Latin American Internet portal El Sitio have changed the terms of their pending…
Italian pubcaster RAI, which is going through a difficult phase politically and commercially, said Tuesday that its 2000 net profits decreased to 83 billion lire ($38 million) from $65 million a year…