The last license for digital terrestrial television in the U.K. has been awarded to S4C Digital Networks Ltd. (SDN), a company set up by the Welsh TV channel, S4C.
The breakout dance-music artist Jamiroquai and the splashy, effects-rich video for his tune "Virtual Insan-ity" pulled in 10 nominations to dominate the list for the 1997 MTV Video Music Awards, the…
Televisa's former chief corporate officer and his brother reportedly will sell their con-trolling shares to current chairman, president and CEO Emilio Azcarraga Jean.
The U of Pennsylvania's Annenberg Public Policy Center has awarded a $200,000 grant to Unapix Entertainment and the Entertainment Group to fund the development of an educational children's TV series…
Kim Harbin has been named vice president of publicity for Buena Vista Television, succeeding Laurel Whitcomb, who has segued to a newly created veepee PR post within Walt Disney TV Animation.
Comedian Chris Elliott and three other actors have joined the cast of NBC's "The Naked Truth," which will air at 9:30 p.m. Mondays this fall.
The cumulative ratings of original movies on the Family Channel have fallen 8% so far in 1997. The number was wrong in Monday’s story. * * * Billy Crudup will next appear in Warner Bros.’ “Without…
NBC has won another week of primetime Nielsens, its ninth in a row, as a lackluster ratings summer gets only more so this week with a big second-episode decline for Fox's "Roar."
The battle for cable carriage in New York between Time Warner Cable and Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. --- one of the most acrimonious legal fights ever waged by media companies --- will end today with…
KABC radio afternoon drivetime personality Larry Elder will sit in as guest host for Geraldo Rivera on the CNBC talkshow "Rivera Live" during the week of Aug. 25.