With a mere 25 years of work under his belt, Sylvester Stallone will claim the title of action star of the millennium at the Video Software Dealers Assn. Convention this summer.
Tribune Broadcasting has come to the rescue of Warner Bros. syndicated talker "Jenny Jones," which was in danger of being silenced after its more than 10-year run.
Blockbuster Entertainment-backed DEJ Prods. is carving a new niche in the direct-to-vid arena currently dominated by major players including Artisan and Lions Gate.
CBS is hoping viewers will come on down for a special primetime summer run of "The Price is Right." Eye will air five hourlong editions of the Bob Barker quizzer, most likely starting in June. Segs…
AMC and Stone Stanley Entertainment have pacted to pilot "Movie Trailer," a reality series hosted by "Mystery Science Theater 3000" veteran Mike Nelson.
FX has given a vote of confidence to its embattled cop show "The Shield," greenlighting it for a second cycle of 13 hourlong episodes, despite the recent loss of at least 11 advertisers upset with…
In a reshuffle of station management, TVB general manager Ho Ting-kwan will become group manager in charge of domestic broadcasting at TVB Intl., effective immediately.
Helmer Nanni Moretti appealed to Italy's President Carlo Azeglio Ciampi Saturday to protect pubcaster RAI from interference by media mogul and Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.
The dead, it turns out, are a lot like the living: Once they sense the spotlight, they all want their 15 minutes of fame. Given the supply (of the dead), and what seems to be the demand (from the…
Satellite television network African Broadcast Network is poised to move into Francophone Africa after sweeping through the Anglophone part of the continent.
The government of Zimbabwe's dictatorial President Robert Mugabe is hitching state-run Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corp. to Africa's main satellite service, Digital Satellite television (DStv).