Rushing to appease Washington, the Walt Disney Co. on Tuesday unveiled policies restricting the marketing of its R-rated films and setting guidelines for the handling of other studios' ads on its ABC…
American cyclist Lance Armstrong, who has won back-to-back Tour de France races, has broken ranks with striking actors by shooting a non-union ad for apparel giant Nike.
Emmy-winner Todd Holland has sealed a two-year exclusive deal with Regency TV to direct, create and executive produce primetime series. Holland, who picked up the golden trophy Sunday night for…
Rats! That four-letter word spelled big trouble Tuesday for GOP contender George W. Bush. The Republican National Committee announced it will stop airing a TV ad attacking Democratic presidential…
The CBS Television Stations Division has finalized the management structure at its six new duopolies, combining forces in four markets and maintaining separate toppers in the other two.
Foreign telecasts of U.S. TV programs jumped 47% to 244,187 between 1994 and 1999, as the market continued to perform above expectations, according to a survey released by the Writers Guild of…
Hollywood took a resounding pounding Wednesday from top Democrats and Republicans, who threatened to legislate and regulate if the entertainment industry doesn't respond adequately to charges that it…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has added 12 newly elected and 14 returning governors to its board.
European Commission antitrust topper Mario Monti has been spelling out how the EC plans to apply competition policy in Europe's rapidly changing TV broadcasting market.
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has named Playmates Toys as the first official toy licensee for "Jackie Chan Adventures," based on the new anime-style series airing Saturday mornings on Kids WB! Deal…
HBO, enamored over the high ratings that the network's regularly scheduled boxing matches have punched up over the last two decades, has promoted Ross Greenburg, the exec most responsible for…