Public interest groups and elected officials Wednesday kicked off their v-chip awareness campaign, which they hope will lead to much higher name recognition for the little circuit that allows parents…
The coveted Martin Fierros awards for TV programming, the Argentinean equivalent of the U.S. Emmys, were bestowed Tuesday by APTRA (Radio and TV Journalists Assn.).
ProSieben's planned 24-hour news channel has been given a greenlight by the Bavarian media regulator (BLM).
Production outfit Metafilmics has optioned the TV rights to Judith Orloff's 1997 bestseller "Second Sight," the story of a psychiatrist's discovery of her own psychic powers.
Take heart, "Homicide" fans: Baltimore's crack homicide squad may yet be back to crack new cases for an NBC telefilm. Tom Fontana, exec producer of the just-canceled but much-loved police drama, is…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences will be presenting special tech honors at the 1999 Engineering Emmy Awards.
CBS has picked up six episodes of the Touchstone Television laffer "Thanks" for broadcast this summer.
After two weeks of violence-free segs, "The Jerry Springer Show" is still hanging tough near the top of the Nielsen syndie ratings chart. And with much of the recent controversy over the show dying…
Cross-promotion will get a heavy workout with the History Channel's one-hour report "Movies in Time Special: Summer of Sam," focusing on the events detailed in Spike Lee's movie about the summer of…
Leading Japanese direct-to-home satellite broadcaster Sky PerfecTV will start a video transmission service in November that will allow firms to send and receive video over the company's satellite…