The head of South Africa’s Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA), Harris Gxaweni, has been suspended, and seven of nine IBA councilors have resigned. The moves follow a damning report by the…
Alan Menken, Alan Silvestri, Mark Mancina and Jerry Goldsmith were among those honored by performing rights org Broadcast Music Inc. for scribbling or scoring music for the years' top films and TV…
Germany's Deutsche Telecom, Sweden's Telia InfoMedia TeleVision, and Holland's two largest cable operators Casema and Mediakabel have agreed on a digital decoder standard.
Once again, Congress is using prospective revenue from spectrum auctions to fill billion-dollar holes in the budget deficit.
TV veteran Brandon Tartikoff and the Smithsonian Institution are developing a half-hour kids gameshow for CBS' Saturday morning lineup in 1998.
With ABC nailing down its schedule, industry eyes are starting to turn to Fox and UPN, which can still make last minute changes to their lineups before upfront presentations on Tuesday.
ABC has finally pulled the plug on "Caryl & Marilyn: Real Friends," the struggling daytime talkshow that's barely a year old.
The ratings for their shows may be running neck and neck in Los Angeles, but Oprah Winfrey remained queen of the Emmys over her chief daytime talk rival Rosie O'Donnell in non-televised Daytime Emmy…
Rob Morrow and Lance Henriksen have been cast in the leads of the TNT original telepic "The Day Lincoln Was Shot," skedded to lense over the summer and premiere in 1998 on the Turner cablenet.
With "Gulliver's Travels" a major past winner, NBC turns again to a classic. Its two-night mounting of a $32 million glossy take on "The Odyssey" is a straight adventure tale without insight or…
Under Karen Arthur's ambitious direction, four-hour study of Texas and Southern pioneer women focuses on three women --- two sisters and a friend --- but the focus often blurs as the vidpic expands…