In his second season presiding over syndie gaveler "The People's Court," Judge Jerry Sheindlin, spouse of top-rated "Judge Judy's" Judge Judy Sheindlin, is stepping down from the bench.
The Peacock has added a few more feathers to the caps of publicity execs Kim Reed and Mike Nelson. Effective immediately, Reed has been upped to VP of publicity for NBC Enterprises, syndication…
Telemundo Communications has closed the restructuring deal merging the U.S. Hispanic net with ownership interests in Telemundo stations. The combo is backed by Sony Pictures Entertainment, Liberty…
CBS Television and Sony have entered into an agreement for CBS to produce and air the 2001 Sony Open golf tournament live in high-definition.
Geoffrey Rush's reaction to his Golden Globe best actor nomination with a tongue-in-cheek statement, "As the Marquis might say or perhaps a Hollywood mogul, this can only be good for better…
The Caucus for Producers, Writers and Directors will give the late Steve Allen an award "of special recognition in memoriam."
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. tallied up which studios got the most Golden Globe nominations, but even the studios were confused by the conclusions.
Brooke Langton has been tapped to star in the tentatively titled Glenn Gordon Caron series "When I Grow Up" for Fox. The one-hour romantic comedy, from Paramount Network Television, will go into…
The Golden Globes always tout themselves as a bellwether of the Academy Awards, but they have a mixed track record. Of the 13 Globe winners last year, seven went on to the Oscar winner's circle…
Finnish public broadcaster YLE is selling 49% of its digital terrestrial platform Digita to French company Telediffusion de France (TDF) for 141 million euros ($124 million). Deal also gives TDF the…
Cable nemesis DirecTV has became an even greater threat by jumping into the high-speed Internet access and broadband services market.