Tom Kennedy has been elected president of Pacific Pioneer Broadcasters for the 1997-98 season.
Warner Bros. Domestic TV's "Babylon 5," which leaves syndication for exclusivity on TNT in 1998, has won the 1997 Hugo Award for best dramatic presentation for the episode "Severed Dreams."
Exports of French television programming rose 14.3% to 494 million francs ($82 million) last year, according to figures released by TV France Intl., the umbrella group that reps around 95% of…
Sam Haskell, head of West Coast TV operations for William Morris Agency, has been elected to a one-year term as president of the Hollywood Radio & Television Society.
In his first bout since a portion of his ear was bitten off by Mike Tyson in a June 28 title fight, WBA heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield will square off for the second time against IBF…
NBC Europe, the U.S. major's pan-European generalist channel, has finally cracked the Spanish market, having agreed to terms to go on board Spanish digital platform Canal Satelite Digital (CSD).
Michael J. Fox has been confirmed as a presenter for the 49th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, being televised Sept. 14 on CBS from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.
Statuettes in 55 creative arts categories will be handed out Sunday in the non-televised portion of the 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards that begin at 5 p.m. from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.
Satcaster DirecTV is being targeted in an investigation concerning possible consumer fraud by 20 state attorneys general responding to customer complaints about changes in the satellite provider's…
ABC prexy Preston Padden is being summoned by the Senate Commerce Committee to explain his plan to eschew high-definition television for a slate of lower-resolution TV channels.