France's giant TV production company Societe Francaise de Production (SFP) will not be privatized, according to culture minister Jacques Toubon.
Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) predicted Tuesday that President Clinton will sign legislation next year allowing telephone companies to compete with cable television operators in the delivery of video…
Eighteen programs have been selected as finalists for the 21st annual International Emmy Awards, to be bestowed at a gala ceremony in New York City Nov. 22. Six of the finalists are British entries…
A Nov. 2 story about KABC-TV’s unprecedented hiring agreement with the National Hispanic Media Coalition should have noted that Esther Renteria is chairwoman of that group as well as Rainbow…
CBS has ordered a primetime pilot from Viacom based on its Nickelodeon series "Clarissa Explains It All" that, if picked up, would continue the cable network's top-rated sitcom on the Eye network.
The Nostalgia Network, the financially troubled cable channel being fought over by Pat Robertson and Rev. Sun Myung Moon, said Monday that it has received additional offers, including one that would…
In "The Real Jurassic Park,""Nova" plays one of Hollywood's favorite games: What if? Not surprisingly, the real science and scientists come off as more animated, more interesting and more mischievous…
Vandals smashed windows and splashed paint on Western movie sets used as locations for such shows as "Gunsmoke,""Little House on the Prairie" and "Father Murphy."
NBC resuscitates ex-ABC skein "Hart to Hart" as part of its new "Friday Night Mystery Movie," and the first of four ordered shows relies on what has worked in the past for one of TV's most compatible…
The British government has reprimanded some U.K.-based satellite broadcasters for not running enough European programming over the past two years.
Yet another chapter was added to the continuing saga of Cologne info-channel VOX's troubles last week when the Berlin Administrative Court ordered the channel off the air in the important…