Perhaps acknowledging the short life expectancy of rap artists, MTV will present its equivalent of a life achievement honor --- the Video Vanguard Award --- to LL Cool J during the 14th annual MTV…
Dean Valentine, president of Walt Disney TV and Walt Disney TV Animation, is in the final stages of negotiations to take over the helm of netlet UPN from departing prexy/CEO Lucie Salhany.
Sally Field has been tapped for her second directorial assignment (and first for cable), helming an installment of the $50 million-plus HBO series on the Apollo space program, "From the Earth to the…
The ITV network, Britain's top-rated web, has appointed David Liddiment as its director of programs.
CBS Eye on People, the entertainment/information network from CBS Cable that has had difficulty landing significant distribution since its spring launch, notched an affiliation agreement Wednesday…
DirecTV, Primestar and other satellite distributors have developed into a revenue-generating dream for the major studios, who have harvested almost a tenfold increase in pay-per-view movie buys from…
Two Baltimore 17-year-old best friends, Philippine-American Bong Deirosario and black Donnell Green, show how they've come this far in life. Bong, stuck with an ailment known as arthrogryposis, which…
The latest name to surface in the hunt for Lucie Salhany's successor as UPN chief is Dean Valentine, president of Walt Disney Television and Walt Disney Television Animation.
Bernard Tabakin, a longtime TV and film producer, died from respiratory failure July 18 at St. John's Hospital. He was 81.
Rita Braver has shifted duties at CBS News, assuming the new title of national correspondent.