Another year has gone by, and the future of independent television producers remains in a great state of flux, hinging largely on government regulation of the networks and the vertically integrated…
It seems that every year the indie producer's lifeline gets snipped shorter and shorter.
Ted Turner today is expected to overcome a major obstacle to becoming a player in Hollywood. Barring unforeseen opposition, he will elicit approval from his 14-member Turner Broadcasting board of…
A federal judge whom the Big Three networks were counting on to eliminate longstanding finsyn-related antitrust consent decrees has transferred the case to another judge, prompting a possible further…
The FCC declined to reduce a $ 10,000 fine against a Florida TV station for violating advertising limits in children's TV programming.
Suzy Amis ("Rich in Love") joins previously announced Jeff Bridges and Tommy Lee Jones in the MGM action-thriller "Blown Away."
NBC News president Andrew Lack's pledge of a back-and-forth early morning battle appears to be materializing, with "Today" edging "Good Morning America" for the third time in the last five weeks.
The k.d. lang Canadian songstress steps forward smartly in protracted version of a perf docu that originally aired on VH1. Elegantly voiced, visually just a bit off-center and (these days) firmly in…
The long courtship between Super Channel, the satellite-delivered pan-European entertainment programmer, and NBC Intl. may be edging closer to a consummation.
Alan Arkin has left Creative Artists Agency and signed on with the William Morris Agency. Arkin's acting credits include films "Wait Until Dark,""The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are…
Despite a ticket-and-staffing boycott by NBC, CBS and Fox Broadcasting Co., Academy of Television Arts & Sciences officials don't anticipate any negative impact on the Primetime Emmy Awards show…