While nobody knows if parents will find the new and expanded TV program ratings code user-friendly, it's becoming clear that with up to 45 separate possible permutations --- consider PGMA (VDL), for…
MGM has officially re-entered the network TV business after a three-year absence with CBS' midseason order for the drama "The Magnificent Seven," which is expected to be announced today.
Seagull Entertainment is preparing to fight involuntary bankruptcy proceedings brought against the company last week by several creditors and former production staffers on Seagull's syndie strip…
The Brazilian government launched Monday the final step before the long-awaited opening of bids for cable and MMDS licenses in Latin America's largest market: a 20-day hearing period during which the…
Spike Jones Jr. has been tapped by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences to produce and direct the nontelevised Creative Arts portion of the 49th annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Sept. 7 from the…
In what is surely the foolproof mark of growing status in Hollywood, Mike Judge is consistently unavailable for comment these days about his MTV creation "Beavis and Butt-head," about pending movie…
Even though Ellen DeGeneres is gone from United Talent Agency, she has not been forgotten.
Just think of it as HBO putting its breast foot forward. The Time Warner paycabler has moved the premiere of its HBO Original pic "Breast Men" out of a planned October slot and pushed it back to…
A criminal judge formally indicted the popular host of a gossip show Wednesday on charges of copyright violation, renewing a threat to the survival of one of TV Azteca's top programs just as the…
ABC again proved the top vote-getter in the 18th annual News & Documentary Emmys, snaring 29 nominations for programs broadcast during the 1996 calendar year.