David Armstrong has been tapped senior VP of sales and distribution of MGM Intl. Television, a new executive position within the studio's Worldwide Television Group.
There is a great movie hiding somewhere inside "A Bright Shining Lie," a film that's as disturbing and revealing as it aspires to be. Yet while it boasts superb production values that often…
Vice President Gore is scheduled today to trumpet the completion of the first TV season with a program-content ratings system by releasing a new survey showing that parents are using the content…
HBO has purchased rights to Charlayne Woodard's one-woman play "Neat," which explores the author's childhood relationship with a beloved aunt and her own coming of age in the South.
DirecTV Japan on Tuesday for the first time released the number of subscribers it has in Japan, saying it enlisted 109,000 customers to its service since it started up last December.
A McKinsey Report in Holland indicates it will cost the Dutch government plenty if it cuts commercial advertising from its three state channels.
In talk TV's battle of brains vs. brawn, Oprah Winfrey pulled ahead of Jerry Springer to take the May sweep bragging rights in Nielsen's overnight metered markets.
Modern Times Group (MTG), in another move to pump up its holdings in the Baltic States, says it will launch its pay TV service TV1000 into Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania on or about Oct. 1.
Byron Allen has been tapped as host of this year's Los Angeles area Emmy Awards. Trophies for the local TV biz will be handed out Saturday at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. The 50th annual kudofest…
Young Broadcasting's KCAL emerged as the sleeper success story of the local May sweep.
Look for ... ABC to mellow with yellow. Despite all the criticism, not to mention ABC's continued ratings slump, the Disney-owned network has reupped its controversial "yellow" ad campaign for…