That evergreen property, the adventures of Homer's seafaring hero Odysseus ("a man of twists and turns"), gets a new toon treatment on HBO this month. It's a testament to the timeless appeal of the…
Producer-writer Chris Carter has been chosen to receive the Television Showmanship Award this year from the Publicists Guild of America.
The Titanic gets a huge Hollywood theatrical release, heartthrob Leonardo DiCaprio as its male lead, a whopping 11 Oscars and box office receipts that smash records globally. By contrast, Titanic's…
The new year has brought new life to the rival networks chasing NBC for the 1999-2000 primetime Nielsen crowns.
MGM says it will create three or four 24-hour minipay cable networks featuring movies drawn from the studio's library of 4,100 theatrical titles. The studio hopes to get the nets up and running by…
The retransmission dance continues as the threat of cable multisystem operators yanking local station signals became very real on Jan. 1.
"Nash Bridges" stars Don Johnson and Cheech Marin have been tapped to host the 26th annual People's Choice Awards. Kudocast is slated to air live to the Eastern and Central time zones Sunday night at…
Jane Seymour has been named outstanding female actress by the Monte Carlo Television Festival, which will honor the thesp for her international appeal.
In the latest skirmish of Game Show Wars 2000, NBC has decided to switch rather than fight. The Peacock announced Monday that the second seg of its new version of "Twenty One" will no longer air as…
Watching a videotaped stage production is a poor substitution for the real thing. Seeing actors project -- vocally and physically -- for a live audience when the camera has zoomed in close creates a…