Thomas Sarnoff, prexy of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation, a member of ATAS' executive committee and prez of his own Sarnoff Entertainment Corp., has been voted the Syd Cassyd…
Satcaster DirecTV is being targeted in an investigation concerning possible consumer fraud by 20 state attorneys general responding to customer complaints about changes in the satellite provider's…
NBC has claimed its easiest primetime Nielsens win in 10 weeks, as coverage of the death of Princess Diana in Paris boosted viewership levels over the usually low-rated Labor Day weekend.
Looking for a bigger home to accommodate its expansion plans, indie pic and television producer PM Entertainment plans to more than double its production facilities in Sun Valley.
Fox Broadcasting Co. elevated three key executives Wednesday, naming David Hill chairman and CEO of FBC, Larry Jacobson president of the Fox Television Network and Jon Nesvig exec VP of Fox…
Michael J. Fox has been confirmed as a presenter for the 49th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, being televised Sept. 14 on CBS from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.
Exports of French television programming rose 14.3% to 494 million francs ($82 million) last year, according to figures released by TV France Intl., the umbrella group that reps around 95% of…
Scott Bairstow, co-star of Warner Bros.' recently released "Wild America," has been tapped to star in "Two for Texas," an epic oater produced for Turner Network Television.
ouse telecommunications subcommittee chairman Billy Tauzin (R-La.) said Wednesday he will introduce legislation designed to reverse a decision by the U.S. Copyright Office to raise satcaster royalty…
Princess Diana's funeral Saturday is spoiling plans for the kidvid season's launch. ABC will postpone debuts of its Saturday morning cartoon slate by a week, to Sept. 13, after plans for news…
Competing against ABC's "Monday Night Football" premiere in most of the country, UPN lost 19% of its Monday viewers in week two of its fall schedule.