What a difference a rule change makes. A year ago, Emmy critics were carping loudly about how the same old faces seemed to win year in, year out-while bold new voices got shut out. So the Academy of…
Fox is close to inking a deal with Paramount Network Television for a new hourlong romantic comedy from "Moonlighting" creator Glenn Gordon Caron.
Hollywood is bracing for a political firestorm upon the release today of a Federal Trade Commission report charging that the entertainment industry purposefully markets violent, adult programming to…
The "MTV Video Music Awards" scored a ratings victory for the net and for cable TV on Thursday, although viewership was down sharply from last year's record-setting marks.
The BBC has bought a half-hour slot on Indian national broadcaster Doordarshan's (DD) Metro channel. Kiddie favorite "Teletubbies" will air in the 3:30-4 p.m. slot beginning Sept. 18. Program will…
BSkyB will start selling Europe's first personal TV recorders in the U.K. next year, which will combine a digital satellite decoder with a hard disk for recording.
After a summer marred with controversy, ABC News harvested a double vote of confidence this week, nabbing Ted Koppel for another five years and raking in 11 news and documentary Emmy Awards -- more…
Disney has reorganized its ABC daytime and firstrun syndie/cable programming efforts under the new banner Buena Vista Prods.
Pubcaster channels RTR and RTR 2 Kultura are launching a rebranding and redesign initiative that employs the services of Novocom.
George Back, the veteran distributor who has sold syndicated TV programs ranging from "The Mike Douglas Show" in the 1960s and '70s to "Baywatch" in the '90s, has engineered a career change: He's…