Just how important is the look of the package that contains the VHS tape of a would-be Emmy nominee sent to voting members of the TV Academy? Quite a lot, believes Mark Zakarin, executive VP of…
HBO, which scored 72 noms last year (second only to NBC), may be the first cable net to land a best drama nom with "The Sopranos," a sensational new series from David Chase.
With all the competition PBS has been facing from cablers these days, it's interesting to see how it still manages to keep a relatively high Emmy profile with its documentaries, Brit dramas and…
The Emmy Awards' use of peer group judging panels to select winners gives it an edge over other showbiz awards: it guarantees nominees that their work will be seen by all voters. That makes the Emmy…
Their ratings may be relatively small, but emerging nets WB and UPN still have big-time Emmy hopes.
Sales of color TV sets are booming across India. Thanks to World Cup cricket, more than 500,000 sets were sold last month as the industry registered 40% growth from April to May.
Norman Lear has inked a deal with Film Roman to develop an animated comedy series that takes an irreverent look at the aging process.
Turner Broadcasting announced Thursday it will team with Time Inc. and Advance Publications to create a cable network and Web site targeted at women.
Loud-mouthed campaigns for Emmys often succeed, although they're not always essential. The two stars who've won the most trophies -- Mary Tyler Moore and Ed Asner (seven each) -- never took out a…
It's not surprising that last year's Emmy for best commercial went to a 60-second spot that saluted revolutionary thinkers, the "crazy ones" with the courage to "think different" and change the world.