Tying up the last strand of the long-running Spider-Man litigation, a state court judge Monday handed a victory to Marvel Enterprises and its film partner Sony Pictures Entertainment by ruling that…
Shaping up its May sweeps slate, Fox will bench "Guinness World Records: Primetime" in favor of repeats of its past shock specials.
The Discovery Channel, facing cable-operator resistance to its Discovery People network (formerly Eye on People), has dramatically overhauled the folks-focused channel's schedule.
The BBC's "A Rather English Marriage" has the most high-profile nominations for this year's BAFTA Television Awards, up for best single drama, a best actress nod for Joanna Lumley, and both Tom…
Not as embarrassing as "Ishtar" but pretty darn close, ABC's "American Film Institute Salute to Dustin Hoffman" recognizes one of the industry's most versatile thesps in an overtly awkward and…
Czech Independent Television (CNTS), the CME-owned company that runs Nova TV, dismissed Vladimir Zelezny as executive and general director on Monday, in Prague.
FROM NAB CONFERENCEJust how mad are Fox affils and what are they going to do about it? That's the big question in Las Vegas, where 100,000 people are gathered for the annual broadcast industry…
Peter Guber's Mandalay Entertainment has parted ways on the TV side with Lions Gate Entertainment. Mandalay chairman Guber has reclaimed the Mandalay Series Television unit, while Lions Gate retains…
CNN correspondent Peter Arnett agreed to ankle the all-news cabler Monday -- his career at the net apparently ended by lingering fallout from his report last summer on the Tailwind scandal.
Revamps to NBC's Thursday "Must See" lineup and ABC's "T.G.I.F." schedule are showing flickers of potential after two tries. On UPN, meanwhile, the two-hour special "Scared Straight: 20 Years Later"…
UPN's KCOP Los Angeles scored its highest primetime numbers in nearly four years with last Thursday's broadcast of "Scared Straight! 20 Years Later."