TV Bandeirantes may be the latest major defection from the Brazilian Assn. of Radio and Television Cos. (Abert), a move that would call into question the org's raison d'etre.
News Corp. pulled a fast one Friday, outbidding Viacom to buy giant TV station group Chris-Craft in a surprise deal that will fire-up the Fox station group and could hasten the demise of Viacom's…
HBO has signed Laura Ziskin to exec produce the Pulitzer Prize-winning play "How I Learned To Drive" as an original movie for HBO Pictures.
Due to the omission of a nominee, we are repeating the Emmy listing in the Television Movie category from Friday’s Special Reports section. To view the Emmy 2000 site, click here. Television Movie…
Glitches related to the new at-home voting process have forced the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences to push back the deadline for Emmy ballots until Aug. 21.
Roughly 25 million U.S. households log on to the Internet while they're watching the TV -- a 39% increase over last year, according to a study commissioned by cabler Showtime Networks.
Thanks, in part, to the success of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," ad revenues for ABC, NBC and CBS combined were up more than 17% to $3.5 billion during the second quarter compared to the same…
German entertainment outfit In-Motion is joining Alliance Atlantis in co-producing two TV projects: the much-hyped actioner "Invincible," from producers Mel Gibson and Jet Li, and the miniseries "Me…
Australian media giant Kerry Packer’s company Publishing and Broadcasting (PBL) has entered into a deal with Himachal Futuristic Communications for a joint venture company, Nine Broadcasting India…
HBO India has entered into a pact with Columbia TriStar, Paramount Pictures and Universal Studios to air those studios’ movies on its service. Under the new deal, HBO India will be redubbed HBO South…
Two-time Oscar winner Sally Field is checking into "ER" for a six-episode guest stint. Thesp, who will play the estranged mother of series regular Maura Tierney, will appear in three segs of the…