ABC's lighthearted ad campaign celebrating the idea of people vegging out in front of their TV sets has drawn fire from the D.C.-based consumer group TV-Free America.
"Magic Mountain," a 52-part semi-animated series produced by China Central Television (CCTV), Australian Broadcasting Corp. and Australian Southern Star Entertainment, was recently completed.
The British government has given a huge financial boost to Channel 4 by ending the minority web's obligation to pay more than $100 million a year to the rival ITV network.
The KTTV morning newsmagazine "Good Day L.A." beat KTLA's perennial market leader "The KTLA Morning News" in the household ratings for the first time for the week ended Friday, tallying a 2.9…
The wheels of justice are turning too slowly for the distributor of "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!" Arguing that it needs to move quickly to get a new gameshow strip on the air in fall 1998, King…
Canada's principal pool of production money, the Canada Television and Cable Production Fund, has exhausted the entire C$82 million ($59.9 million) budget of its license fee program.
Japan's Fuji Television Network will be honored Sept. 15 for its global achievements by the Intl. Council of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at a black-tie event at the Gotham's…
ABC has tapped Marisa Tomei to star in the two-hour movie "National Geographic Presents: Reflections of Eden" for next season.
Veteran Canadian feature-film producer Prods. La Fete is moving into the TV arena in a big way with the lensing of "Armistead Maupin's More Tales of the City," which is currently shooting in Montreal.
British Sky Broadcasting could be heading for more turbulence, with reports that its talks with the BBC concerning digital TV have run into difficulties, and that the satcaster is under pressure to…
Fox Sports News has hired veteran network news producer John Terenzio as senior VP and executive producer, overseeing all editions of the live nightly sports news show that's compiled by the Fox…