ABC network president Preston Padden told members of Congress Wednesday that his company has no intention of abandoning high definition television --- at least in the near future.
The Producers Entertainment Group has completed its acquisition of Grosso/Jacobson Prods. and unveiled a new slate of development projects.
TNT has committed to hosting a Ken Ehrlich Prods. fundraising extravaganza celebrating the 50th anniversary of the U.S. Committee for UNICEF on Dec. 10, to be telecast live on TNT.
Trisha Robinson has signed on at Showtime Networks as vice prexy of theatrical and video distribution.
A hardware haul of 19 Emmys last weekend has emboldened HBO Pictures president John Matoian to greenlight HBO's most expensive film, "A Bright Shining Lie," the adaptation of Neil Sheehan's 1988…
Fourteen-year Paramount veteran Tom Mazza has been promoted to the newly created position of executive VP of creative affairs for Paramount Network TV.
Th-th-that's not all folks. Animation director Chuck Jones, creator of cartoon characters such as Bugs Bunny and Pepe Le Pew, has inked a long-term agreement with Warner Bros., formalizing his…
The 30th annual Intl. Broadcasting Convention wrapped Tuesday following a flurry of announcements of multimillion-dollar deals.
CBS has opened its wallet to land a new syndie version of "Hollywood Squares" for the majority of its owned-and-operated stations beginning in fall 1998.
Following the departure of Walt Disney TV and Walt Disney TV Animation prexy Dean Valentine, Disney moved quickly Tuesday to reassign his former duties to David A. Neuman and Charles Hirschhorn, who…
Inspired by China Central Television, leading producers from about 15 TV stations and TV production centers around China recently agreed to blacklist actors who ask for too much money.