The FCC took the first step toward setting a standard for the so-called V-chip that one day will allow almost every TV set sold in the U.S. to block programming based on its content rating.
This probably won't make embattled ABC Entertainment prexy Jamie Tarses feel any more secure, but production begins today on an episode of CBS' "Diagnosis Murder" with a plot that involves the murder…
Nickelodeon has signed a one-year deal with Burger King Corp. for three kids-meal promotions valued at an estimated $30 million in media support.
The 13th annual Mipcom TV trade show wound down Monday with record attendance of 10,000 --- for the first time rivaling its elder sister, the international sales bazaar Mip TV, which is held in April.
Showtime expects to begin casting on a six-hour miniseries "The Life & Times of Joseph Bonanno" toward the end of the year, with shooting to start next March. At about $13 million, the project…
European top independent production company Endemol Entertainment is in late-stage negotiations in at least five Latin American territories for the sale of classic formats such as the "Soundmixshow,"…
The Sept. 26 premieres of ABC's new "TGIF" sitcoms have outslugged the CBS competition, but they failed to deliver the kind of knockout blow some were expecting after last week's CBS premieres were…
CBS today will embrace a new demographic target --- 35-to-54-year-olds --- in an attempt to put a better face on its ratings.
On Wednesday, about 300,000 cable subscribers around the country will be able to feast their eyes on Spice Hot, the most explicit porno channel ever to rack up national distribution.
France's pubcasters have been given a welcome financial boost by Culture and Communications Minister Catherine Trautmann.
CBS Telenoticias has signed an agreement with Brazil's No. 2 TV network to share news coverage and production.