Basic cable harvested more viewers this May than during any other May sweeps period -- and 30 of the 36 ad-supported cable networks monitored by Nielsen either chalked up more households or stayed…
The following are the Technical Award winners for the Daytime Emmys: SPECIAL CLASS/ANIMATED PROGRAM Steven Spielberg Presents: Pinky and the Brain – Steven Spielberg, executive producer; Tom Ruegger…
This year’s annual CBS affil confab, which begins Wednesday in Las Vegas, promises to be a relative love-in — though there could be some tension brewing in the ayem. With the Eye coming off its first…
The Mesopotamians considered it mostly an issue of property rights. Ancient Egyptians regulated it to preserve the regal bloodlines. For the History Channel, it's the subject of a five-hour docu…
Canadian programmers are returning home from the LA Screenings happy, saying that fragmentation and a surplus of product produced a buyers' market.
Roy Campanella II is directing "Rendezvous," the third telefilm from BET's new production unit, Arabesque Films.
NBC will once again lead the Big Six upfront ad derby, but just how much -- or even whether -- the web will improve upon last year's roughly $2.1 billion take won't be known until later this week.
Saban Intl., the global distribution unit of Fox Family Worldwide, has inked a three-year deal with Malaysia's year-old terrestrial broadcaster NTV7 for a two-hour block of Fox Kids programming.
Representatives of three entertainment industry guilds will join the non-profit org Population Communications Intl. to examine social problems such as teenage parenthood, battered women and diseases…
The New York Times has tapped Towers Prods. to deliver a two-hour History Channel retrospective adapted from the newspaper's special Sunday magazine issues examining great moments, movements and…