Following the departure of Sacis chief Giampaolo Sodano last month, the international sales and distribution arm of Italo pubcaster RAI has appointed Antonio Capocasa as managing director to fulfill…
Shirley Knight, a 1997 Tony nominee for "The Young Man From Atlanta," won two Emmys last year. The first came the Saturday night before the telecast for her guest appearance on "NYPD Blue."
Talkshow host Oprah Winfrey took the unusual step Wednesday of denying rumors that have circulated for weeks that she is gay.
In an unprecedented theatrical-movie deal with Warner Bros., CBS and Time Warner's cable networks, TBS and TNT, have agreed to share 15 titles within a first broadcast window of four years.
The introduction of direct-to-home satellite broadcasting in Asia has been a textbook study in how to turn viewers off the notion of embracing multichannel television.
Valerie Harper, currently polishing her one-woman show on author Pearl S. Buck, has won four Emmys (three as supporting actress in a comedy and one for leading actress in a comedy) for the same…
In what could become the final chapter of the case that spawned the TV series and the movie "The Fugitive," Jaffe/Braunstein Films has acquired the rights to "Mockery of Justice: The True Story of…
Walt Disney Co.'s imprint is being felt no more strongly than on Saturday morning, where Disney is supplying six of ABC's eight programs.
CBS Eye On People, the news/entertainment cablenet launched March 30, is struggling in its efforts to land distribution. It has not moved over the 2 million subscribers it claimed at sign-on, and…
Playing private eye Jim Rockford won actor James Garner one Emmy plus a fistful of nominations. But, more importantly, "The Rockford Files," which ran on NBC from 1974 to 1980, forever changed the…