It's not surprising that last year's Emmy for best commercial went to a 60-second spot that saluted revolutionary thinkers, the "crazy ones" with the courage to "think different" and change the world.
National Geo has pacted with Rupert Murdoch's Star TV for advertising sales and distribution in India.
When veteran film producer-director Irwin Winkler helped to create the television series "The Net" for USA Network from his film of the same name, he was astonished to learn that he wasn't really the…
Japan's 16th annual cable show, Cable TV '99, opened with a total of 120 hardware, software and cable TV programmers displaying their products at 495 booths at Ikebukuro Sun Shine City, Tokyo, on…
With all the competition PBS has been facing from cablers these days, it's interesting to see how it still manages to keep a relatively high Emmy profile with its documentaries, Brit dramas and…
Nordic Screenings, the main event for buyers and sellers of Nordic TV programs, closed its 25th edition June 10 on the back of a flurry of meetings focused more on the future of area pubcasters than…
L.A. musician Jon Brion, who plays to overflow, industry-packed crowds weekly at Largo, is among the talent tapped by VH1 to create a show in the biggest original production slate in the cabler's…
Broadcasting veteran Rick Feldman has been named chief operating officer of USA Broadcasting, which is poised for a dramatic transformation as USA speeds the rollout of its "CityVision" format.
V-chipped TV sets, which allow parents to block violent programs, are hitting stores ahead of the July 1 deadline, according to the Federal Communications Commission. The news comes as the House…
It's Howard Stern's "Doomsday" scenario: People in motor homes searching endlessly for family values in post-apocalyptic America.
NTL has become the first of the British cablers to unveil its digital plans, setting Sept. 1 as the launch date for a platform combining TV, inter-activity, high-speed Internet access and telephony.