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…
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…
Major Aussie producer-distrib Beyond has at last put an Oz program onto U.S. primetime network TV.
Big Ticket Television has promoted Dawn Steinberg to the newly created post of senior VP of talent and casting.
Looking to break out of a circulation slump and an outdated image, TV Guide has tapped former Martha Stewart Living brand-building guru David H. Steward, 40, as its new prexy and CEO.
Owen Simon, a TV marketing pioneer who logged 40 years with Westinghouse Broadcasting and Group W Prods., now part of CBS Inc., will retire at the end of the month.
Leading lights from Europe's film and TV worlds met in Brussels Monday to map out policy guidelines for future EU audiovisual policy.
Showtime, which has suffered in the last year or so from a sparse inventory of exclusive theatrical pictures, has bought pay-cable rights to the movies released by Miramax's Dimension Pictures…