Artists Television Group is history. The television company Michael Ovitz started two years ago is winding down its activities, shedding employees and will cease to exist in its current form. That…
It's not even World Series time yet and already Fox is soliciting advertisers to fork over an unprecedented $2.5 million for a 30-second ad spot during next year's Super Bowl telecast.
Live from New York, Amy Poehler has joined the cast of "Saturday Night Live." Poehler is one of four new featured players on the long-running NBC latenight series, along with comic Dean Edwards…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
They're getting ad-savvy at NATPE. Led by new chairman Jon Mandel - who came from the advertising world - the National Assn. of Television Programming Executives is planning initiatives to reach out…
Lions Gate Television Distribution has appointed Douglas Friedman senior veepee of worldwide television marketing for Lions Gate TV.
The National Endowment for the Humanities has presented the UCLA Film and Television Archive with a two-year grant of $138,234, as well as an additional $110,000 in matching funds.
The 2001-02 firstrun-syndication season got off to a shaky early start with a disappointing opening day for Buena Vista TV's highly touted "Iyanla" talkshow.
MTV is celebrating its 20th birthday, but when USA Today delivered a scathing editorial on the music net's cultural impact to mark the occasion, the cabler's Bill Roedy couldn't resist throwing a…
Reality has hit Argentina in a big way. It is just a year since the first of the genre, "Expedicion Robinson," a local "Survivor," was a smash for Grupo Clarin's Artear-Canal 13. Now all the webs are…
Malaysian network TV3 is being restructured to reduce its crippling debt -- and the rejig can't happen quickly enough for U.S. distribs who have been waiting 12-18 months to collect license fees.
While one door opens, another closes for News Corp.'s StarTV music network Channel V. Channel V Korea bowed as the seventh V Network in June but its terrestrial service in the Philippines went dark…