The South Korean TV program "Ashes of Time" won the Prix Italia 1997 award for fiction, the jury representing nine international broadcasters announced Saturday in Ravenna, Italy.
The Disney Channel has shifted its original production machinery into high gear with a slate of six series poised to surface on the revamped cable net beginning in August.
"Fox After Breakfast," prepping for an overhaul after a low-rated freshman season, has dropped host Tom Bergeron, the last of its original on-air team.
Canadians receiving U.S. satellite TV services such as DirecTV and EchoStar are breaking the law, a judge in the Federal Court of Canada has ruled.
Shanghai Animation Film Studio expects to produce a record-setting amount of animation in 1997 --- more than 1,000 minutes --- and has launched several ambitious projects, including a feature.
Sports agent David Falk has joined forces with black-oriented showbiz company Space Station TV to broker the production of theatrical movies and made-for-cable pics geared to the urban, ethnic market.
Showtime Event Television, perhaps mindful that Saturday night's bite-shortened heavyweight championship fight between Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson had set a record for pay-per-view buys and…
The head of Fukuoka Broadcasting Corp. (FBS) said Wednesday he will step down from the broadcaster in the major southwestern Japanese city over a scandal in which the TV station bilked advertisers…
An odd PBS entry intros an attractive young woman, Karen Muller, who apparently hitchhikes with her backpack in foreign lands and writes home to an appreciative mother about her experiences. The…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) on Thursday won a preliminary injunction in Los Angeles Superior Court against a company and individuals attempting to profit from the sale of a…
"Crook & Chase" is heading back to Nashville. Universal Television has dropped the syndie talkshow hosted by Lorianne Crook and Charlie Chase, but executive producer Jim Owens intends to revive the…