Concerns about the poor representation of indigenous languages and content in South African productions will be addressed at the European Union/South African film symposium to be held in Johannesburg…
Texas Gov. George W. Bush's appearance on "The Late Show With David Letterman" boosted the CBS show to its best household, viewer and demo delivery since the night of the "Survivor" finale.
DIC Entertainment, the kids animation producer expected soon to finalize an exit from parent Walt Disney Co., has named Melissa Bomes exec VP worldwide consumer products in what the Burbank-based…
Judi Stack, operations director of Kerry Stokes' Seven Network, has been elected chair of the Federation of Australian TV Stations, replacing CanWest-backed Network Ten chief executive John McAlpine.
Robb Smith has been promoted to VP of sales operations for Universal Intl. Television, the foreign TV sales arm of the Hollywood major. In the newly created post, Smith will support UIT's worldwide…
The "bravo!" Garry Shandling earned as host of the Emmys was apparently no joke. Weeks after Shandling's Emmy laughs prompted bidding for reruns of his HBO sitcom "The Larry Sanders Show," cable…
France's TV watchdog body, the Conseil superieur de l'audiovisuel (CSA), has come out against a French law that limits to 49% the share an operator can have in a TV station, after it changes over to…
The WB has played a little hocus-pocus with its schedule, adding a second run of "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch" to Friday nights and moving frosh comedy "Grosse Pointe" to Sundays.
The BBC has revealed that fledgling kids' brand "Tweenies" is selling faster than any other property in its history, putting it on course to emulate the success of "Teletubbies," which has topped £1…
If CBS hopes to lose their image as an elder-skewing net, then the Eye is stuck in reverse in the demo derby. "The Last Dance," a warmhearted tale of a Latin teacher who grows old and reconnects with…