Get ready for "Must Pee TV." ABC, the network that slapped its logo on cocktail napkins and bananas everywhere, is now aiming its marketing stream in the men's room. The Alphabet web today will take…
Thesp Sean Kanan, best known for his sudser roles on "General Hospital" and "Sunset Beach," is adding producer and screenwriter to his resume, announcing the launch of his new joint production house…
Attempts by the Hungarian state to sell its most valuable TV asset, the broadcast tower company Antenna Hungaria, have met with dismal failure, and analysts are blaming the right-wing government of…
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.
Alliance Atlantis Communications is jumping feet first into documentary and nonfiction programming by acquiring Great North Communications, Canada's largest independent producer and distributor of…
Like a sitcom that overindulges in "very special" episodes, Showtime runs a serious risk of surfeiting on the "very important" movie genre. Its newest original telepic in this vein, "Who Killed…
Michael B. Seligman will return as supervising producer of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. The awards will be broadcast Sept. 10 on ABC from the Shrine…
PBS will continue to mine the reality TV genre that it introduced in 1973 with "An American Family" and that has recently been revived by CBS' "Big Brother" and "Survivor."
Court TV has bought the basic-cable rerun rights to the hard-edged crime series "Profiler" and has commissioned a reality series called "Forensic Files."