Saying that the TV industry is not doing enough to shield children from violent shows, Sen. Fritz Hollings (D-S.C.) reintroduced legislation Thursday that gives the government teeth to bar such shows…
Jon Helmrich, senior VP of E! Entertainment Intl., is leaving the cabler as a result of a revamp under E! prexy and CEO Mindy Herman. Herman, who herself gained international experience while working…
NBC research and media development prexy Alan Wurtzel has been appointed to head up the net's broadcast content policy division.
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A day after homevid giant Blockbuster said it was close to signing a video-on-demand deal with Vivendi Universal, the studio announced it will also make its films available to digital cabler…
Encore Intl. is continuing its pact with national network China Central Television for another five years, breaking into Shanghai for the first time.
Hello, Larry: Robert Downey Jr. is returning to "Ally McBeal." Thesp has agreed to reprise his role as Larry Paul for the Fox dramedy's final eight episodes of the season, web confirmed Wednesday…
NBC rolled to a convincing ratings victory Wednesday night and has expanded its lead at the halfway point of the February sweep. Led by the highest-rated one-hour episode of "The West Wing" ever and…
Comedian and talkshow host Jon Stewart has been named host of the Grammy Awards ceremony on Wednesday, replacing Whoopi Goldberg, who had to pull out due to health problems.
In the ongoing digital video recorder wars, ReplayTV has beaten TiVo to become the first of the systems to be bundled inside a television set.
Bitter TV rivals Televisa and TV Azteca have buried the hatchet to produce a peace concert for Chiapas, Mexico's war-torn southern state.
Studios USA Domestic TV's "Sally," the longest-running talker on daytime television, is getting a new producing team.