The Poke-frogs at Kids' WB ended the season atop the Saturday morning broadcast heap with kids 2 to 11--although Fox Kids scored a May sweeps win inside the demo.
Los Angeles Fox station KTTV nabbed 20 local Emmy nominations -- the most of any L.A.-area station -- when the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced noms for L.A. Thursday.
After eight weeks in the job, Australian Broadcasting Corp. managing director Jonathan Shier has broken his silence over funding for the pub-caster, which was snubbed after requesting more coin in…
Furthering Kerry Packer's interests in India, the Oz mogul's Nine Network Australia has won a public tender to operate a two-hour prime slot on DD Metro, a channel run by Indian state broadcaster…
Named last week as the successor to Pio Cabanillas as CEO of Spanish pubcaster RTVE, Javier Gonzalez Ferrari has tapped TV exec Alvaro de la Riva as director of the pubcaster's two free-to-air TV…
Women's sports are on a roll. The Women's National Basketball Assn. has expanded its international reach to 158 countries from 127 countries last year for the 2000 season, including telecasts in 23…
NBC's "Saturday Night Live" has wrapped its 25th anniversary season in style, delivering its largest May sweep auds since 1994 and highest marks in any sweep since February 1998.
While KNBC maintained its five-year hold on the 11 p.m. newscast, KABC clinched the 4, 5 and 6 p.m. head-to-head newscast trophies for the third consecutive sweep, as the May book concluded Wednesday.
Michael O’Keefe (“Ghosts of Mississippi”) has joined Leelee Sobieski and Rita Wilson in the Columbia Pictures thriller “The Glass House.” He just wrapped helmer Sean Penn’s “The Pledge” with Jack…
It'll be a banner year for the upfront ad market, with the six broadcast nets raking in close to $8 billion -- nearly a 15% gain from last year's record booty of just over $7 billion. ABC led the…