First-time helmer Goldie Hawn embodies a surprising maturity and assurance directing this tearjerker set amid the early '60s paranoia manufactured by the Cuban Missile Crisis and the growing…
Barry Diller's Silver King Broadcasting has hired a VP and managing director for its flagship station WYHS Miami, which Diller plans to make the model for major commitments to local programming by…
Cable's Sci-Fi Channel on Nov. 2 will participate in what it is calling the first-ever live drama simulcast on both national TV and the Internet when it airs an adaptation of the H.G. Wells tale…
The complaints from TV composers cover a lot of familiar territory: They want more time to score scenes; larger budgets to afford more orchestrations; and lengthier main themes. "Even Andy Griffith…
The Brazilian government announced Monday the bidding procedure for cable and microwave delivery licenses in the country.
Docu on the life and career of the late comedian Gilda Radner adds little to what's already known, but it's a loving account. As a vidbiog, the docu plays like an uncritical collection of clips…
Despite a disastrous weekend, down 30% from year-ago results, NBC remains the unchallenged leader in primetime Nielsen results for the Oct. 6-12 week.
Television in Scandinavia is joining Germany, France, the U.K. and Spain by going digital.
A survey commissioned by the group Women in Cable & Telecommunications (WICT) found a wide salary disparity among men and women working in the cable, satellite and telco industries, with women on…
TBS has grabbed the first broadcast window to Polygram's Michael Douglas starrer "The Game" after outbidding the USA Network in an auction that catapulted the price to a strapping $8 million.
French thesp, director and producer Dominique Farrugia and former Studio Canal Plus topper Olivier Granier have teamed up to launch Comedie!, a new cable and satellite channel.