The future of claymation may well rest in the coffers of the BBC, particularly Channel 4, which has funded animated shorts for a decade. One of the BBC's greatest benefactors is Aardman Animation and…
Fox-owned WFLD in Chicago has broken Tribune Broadcasting's grip on "Seinfeld" reruns in the nation's top three TV markets.
Falcon Holding Group L.P. said in a regulatory filing that the recent Federal Communications Commission decision to roll back cable rates an additional 7% will force the cabler to negotiate…
MTV, which brought "Beavis and Butt-Head" to Congress' attention, has plenty of other animated tricks up its sleeve.
Indie production outfit Saban Entertainment has formed Libra Pictures, a film and TV production banner that will tap into the marketplace of direct-to-video fare. The arm also intends to deliver…
GGP will produce the "Celebrity Sports Invitational" in Los Cabos, Mexico.
Jimmy the Idiot Boy has a future on the big screen, says John Kricfalusi, creator of Jimmy, Ren and Stimpy and mourner of the lost art of cartooning. Kricfalusi can't talk about his newest projects…
Chuck Lorre has signed an exclusive overall deal with the Carsey-Werner Co. to create and develop new TV series.
Former “Golden Girl” Rue McClanahan has been cast in the CBS pilot “Days Like This,” a comedy set around a women’s magazine and starring Mo Gaffney and Lisa Amsterdam. The project is from Castle Rock…
It's not exactly the Who's "Magic Bus," but Scholastic Inc.'s upcoming animated series for PBS, "The Magic School Bus," is poised to bring all manner of visual delights and scientific insights to…
TV station sales may be on the rise, but broadcasters warn that the recent surge in station trading does not mean a return to the days when properties sold at 10 to 13 times cash flow. That's the…