Forget "The West Wing" and "Will & Grace," the real winner at last year's Emmy Awards was the Academy of Television Arts and Science's experiment in at-home voting.
No stars, no show. That's the quick take on the 53rd annual Emmy Awards should the Hollywood labor drama play out with a strike until mid-September, when Hollywood gathers to fete the small screen's…
In 1960, Harry Belafonte made history as the first African-American to win an Emmy for his performance in "Tonight With Belafonte." Coming at a period of segregation in the United States, Belafonte's…
This is the year the Emmy Awards get real. For the first time, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has created two Prime Time categories that will reward the growing reality genre.
On the surface, "Snap Decision" sounds like any other "based on real events" movie designed to wring tears and time out of viewers. But actually, this Lifetime original represents a new breed of…
Kristin is cute as a button, but "Kristin" is a dud all around. NBC's fish-out-of-water laffer showcases Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth's perky charisma to a point, but it's way over the top and…
Warner Bros. Television has carved out a new job for longtime exec Christina Smith, who has been named senior vice president of financial administration.
As Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. and Haim Saban shop their jointly owned Fox Family Channel, Merrill Lynch analyst Jessica Reif Cohen Friday valued the property at $4.1 billion, excluding $1.8 billion…
Geraldine Laybourne's Oxygen Media has commissioned its most ambitious series ever, "Tracey Ullman's Visible Panty Lines."
Led by "The Sopranos" and "Sex and the City," HBO has snagged eight nominations for the 17th annual Television Critics Assn. Awards. Among the broadcast webs, CBS -- boosted by newcomers "Survivor"…
With the ad market soft and congloms pinching every penny, television studios are stepping up demands that writers with overall development deals quit hanging out at the Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf and…