Japanese direct satellite platform PerfecTV is planning to ask commercial networks to set up a joint venture for broadcasts of their programming, a Japanese national daily reported Monday.
Hoping to spin a television animation future off a computer online empire, the Seattle-based Headbone Interactive is using the lure of its proprietary technology to attract interest in a series of…
With cyperporn and cybersex ranking as the sensational news items du jour on local stations during November sweeps, KTTV's "Fox 11 News at 10" has taken the trend a step further by working with a…
ABC's double-whammy of "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella" and "Oprah Winfrey Presents: Before Women Had Wings" far exceeded expectations Sunday night and gave ABC its highest night of regular…
Universal TV has inked a two-year development deal with "Seinfeld" co-star Jason Alexander, who will develop and produce --- but not star in --- new TV series and made-fors.
The North American National Broadcasters Assn. has tapped Arthur Kane, executive director of the Intl. Council of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, as the winner of its inaugural…
Channel 4 is planning to set up its own stand-alone film company, bringing together its production, distribution and sales activities under a single corporate umbrella, according to sources.
Fox Sports has acquired rights to its first college football game, snaring the Cotton Bowl from its own Fox Sports Net, which had sold the New Year's Day game to CBS.
From a record high of 370 entries, 18 programs have been selected as finalists for the 1997 Intl. Emmy Awards. Of these, nine are from the U.K., three from France, two from Canada, and one each from…
KABC-TV is looking to lay down roots in Glendale.
A California Court of Appeal has upheld a $7.3 million judgment awarded to writer-producer Sandy Veith, who claimed "Northern Exposure" was based on a project he created. The opinion, presented…