The eighth annual Maui Writers Conference Sept. 1-4, the largest of its kind in the world, this year features Frank McCourt, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "Angela's Ashes"; his younger brother…
European broadcasting giant RTL is considering a takeover of U.K. media house United News & Media, according to speculation in the British press over the weekend.
If Don Ohlmeyer gets his way, "Monday Night Football" viewers will be able to get a lot closer to the action.
Bloomberg TV plans has launched a trial of its international business and finance channel in India, signing a pact with Thaicom Shin Satellite to beam into the subcontinent. The net has been…
Anne-Marie Johnson, the Screen Actors Guild's lead voice on the affirmative action front, has predicted the TV industry will achieve the goal of accurate representation of the nation's ethnic…
For the fourth year running, Australia's feevee industry, which has accumulated losses of A$4.4 billion ($2.6 billion), has failed to meet government requirements that its drama-orientated channels…
It took longer than a minute, but Time Warner/Turner's TBS and TNT have locked up the exclusive TV network window to "Gone in 60 Seconds," the Nicolas Cage crime thriller that could end up grossing…
Complaining that Canuck news-gatherers are routinely turned back at the U.S. border, Canadian media orgs have banded together and threatened to reciprocate.
After singing the praises of "The West Wing" for most of the past year, TV journos made it official Friday, lavishing NBC's White House drama with three Television Critics Assn. Awards.
CBS' "Big Brother" has wrapped its first full week with credible ratings, as four of its five airings placed first in total viewers and some key demos -- though the show is still not exhibiting any…