FROM NATPEHigh-definition TV, which is so far a bust because nobody is buying the expensive HDTV sets, could get a jump start due to the delivery of professional sports in high-def to sports bars and…
FROM NATPECBS drama "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" will become the first primetime drama to go interactive beginning in February, through a partnership with Microsoft's Web TV and Ultimate TV…
NBC is putting "The Fighting Fitzgeralds" into the ring, greenlighting the ATG-produced laffer for a March debut. Separately, ATG has snagged a put pilot commitment from Fox for a one-hour drama to…
FROM NATPERecession, reschmession: Media buyers and sales execs believe now is the time for advertisers to expand, not cut, their presence.
FROM NATPEBarbara Walters and Bill Geddie, who have been producing TV together for 13 years, have tapped Mindy Moore as supervising producer for their Buena Vista TV talker, "Iyanla."
German giant the Kirch Group has inked an agreement to buy German web TM3 from Rupert Murdoch, according to local reports.
NBC vet Rosalyn Weinman, executive vice president, broadcast content and East Coast entertainment, is leaving the Peacock to pursue a writing and producing career. Ted Cordes, VP of broadcast…
FROM NATPEIt's stream or sink if Hollywood wants to get its due in the Internet age, a NATPE panel on digital piracy concluded Tuesday.
Rafael Pineda has communed with Gotham's Spanish-speaking populace five days a week for 30 years as anchor for Univision's WXTV, sprinkling local news with word of earthquakes or politics in Latin…
FROM NATPELocal stations may feel the need to have an online presence, but station managers are still scratching their heads as to what programming Netizens demand or how to turn the dot-coms into…