WNBC-TV New York has raided the news division of WABC-TV to sign Dan Forman, who becomes WNBC's senior VP of news and station manager. Forman has resigned as director of news for WABC.
Adelphia Communications chairman and interim CEO Erland Kailbourne said Monday the troubled cabler plans to add two outside directors to its board within 10 days as it seeks to renew credibility with…
The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival will be the highlight of "Hot Summer Nights," a monthlong music marathon to air on Trio in August.
Billy Campbell, a month on the job as president of Discovery Channel's U.S. Networks, has engineered his first big program stunt, a 14-hour "Faces of 9/11" series of original TV documentaries that…
Eminem's musicvid "Without Me" and Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott's "One Minute Man" topped the 2002 MTV Video Music Awards nominations list Monday, nabbing six apiece.
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HBO’s Sandy Spadavecchia, Mary Baumgartner and Carmi Zlotnik and BeyondZ’s Karen Lennon were not judges in the competition for the first interactive TV Emmy. Information was incorrect in Thursday’s…
PBS on Monday reaped a leading 41 news and documentary Emmys nominations. Last year the pubcaster also took first place with 26, the same number that second-place CBS took this year.
For the first time, the Intl. Council of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has held semifinal judging of its Intl. Emmys in Singapore, hosted by broadcaster MediaCorp.
Pay TV programmer Pramer is looking for a partner to help the international expansion of its tyke feevee Magic Kids, which reaches 4 million homes in Latin America.
MGM Networks is to bow the 24-hour MGM Movie Channel in Greece.