Danish culture minister Elsebeth Gerner-Nielsen's threatened bid to do away with advertising aimed at children could mean a loss of big bucks for commercial stations, media analysts warn…
USA will run the TV premiere of Howard Stern's pic "Private Parts" with minimal interference from the network's censors.
-- The BBC will move all of its merchandising and licensing inhouse in the U.S. and Canada, hiring Nancy Gendimenico to serve as point person.
ABC leads the network news pack with 22 nominations in the 20th annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards, to be handed out Sept. 8 in Gotham.
Ellen DeGeneres is close to inking a pilot deal with CBS and Artists Television Group for a show-within-a-show comedy vehicle described as "The Larry Sanders Show" meets "The Carol Burnett Show."
An incensed Fox News has accused Paramount Television's "Entertainment Tonight" of stealing exclusive footage of John F. Kennedy Jr. vacationing in Hyannisport, Mass., and running it without…
Deborah Joy LeVine has inked an exclusive one-year TV deal with Viacom Prods., though no projects have been slated.
After singing the praises of "The Sopranos" for most of the past year, TV journos made it official Friday, lavishing the HBO mob drama with a record four Television Critics Assn. awards.
Food Network has signed former talkshow host Gordon Elliott to host the new show "Doorknock Dinners."
CBS topper Leslie Moonves, while defending the Eye's record on racial diversity in casting, is actively working to arrange a meeting with NAACP prexy Kweisi Mfume to discuss the once-again red-hot…
Ricky Martin will move his hips for the Eye later this year in his first entertainment special for a broadcast net.