British Sky Broadcasting has signed up 1.2 million digital subscribers, exceeding expectations and placing the satcaster well ahead of the pack in the U.K.'s white-hot digital TV market.
CBS has landed an exclusive first-broadcast window to the forthcoming Brad Pitt theatrical "The Fight Club," plus four other movies from New Regency: "Entrapment," "A Midsummer Night's Dream,"…
You've seen the movie. You've read the hundreds of fawning newspaper and magazine articles. Now see TV's promo-makers battle to see who can be first to get in on the media craze surrounding "The…
Nothing beats a gold statuette, but a sparkling glass of Moet & Chandon, a Maine lobster salad and a Wolfgang Puck handshake sure aren't bad consolation prizes.
Starting Monday, the net's flagship nightly newscast "Business Center" will air live from the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange. While several news organizations, including CNBC, regularly…
While NBC is maintaining its hold on the advertiser-friendly adults 18-49 demographic, where CBS runs fourth, the Eye has moved ahead impressively in the more traditional measure of household ratings.
While the Emmys often like to acknowledge the hip, hot and ratings-happy, this year the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has said thank you to several shows and individuals who have been…
An informal survey of top TV writers finds that technology hasn't had much effect on the essence of their craft, whether they pound it out in longhand or on laptops. But e-mail and the Internet have…
Steve Harris, who plays defense attorney Eugene Young on the ABC hit "The Practice," had no intention of getting up at 5:30 a.m. to watch the Emmy nominee announcements. But in his blurry-eyed state…
When you are a network that relies on pledge breaks and corporate sponsorship for survival, the money left over to promote programs and individuals for Emmy consideration can probably fit in Kermit…