Mike Medavoy's Phoenix Pictures has hired Hallmark Entertainment's Marc Lorber to lead the company's first foray into the TV business.
The Assn. of Local TV Stations said Nielsen Media Research has raised its prices for ratings information to Fox, UPN and WB affiliates and independent stations by 27.9% over the last five years.
NBC and Fox's Twentieth TV are in talks to dissolve the syndie programming partnership News Corp. inherited last year with its purchase of New World Communications, NBC president and CEO Robert…
European culture chief Marcelino Oreja on Wednesday called on the EU to prepare for a period of massive expansion in pic and TV services over the next 10 years.
Just think of it as HBO putting its breast foot forward. The Time Warner paycabler has moved the premiere of its HBO Original pic "Breast Men" out of a planned October slot and pushed it back to…
Warner Bros. TV has signed an exclusive three-year production and development deal worth an estimated $2 million to $3 million with Paul Manning, supervising producer on NBC's hit drama "ER."
A criminal judge formally indicted the popular host of a gossip show Wednesday on charges of copyright violation, renewing a threat to the survival of one of TV Azteca's top programs just as the…
Even though Ellen DeGeneres is gone from United Talent Agency, she has not been forgotten.
The House voted 345-85 in favor a final budget agreement Wednesday that includes a provision that will provide every TV station in the country with a second channel to launch a digital service.
Hot days and fresh shows propelled Universal TV's "Jerry Springer" to its highest national rating in more than two years, according to Nielsen Media Research's syndie ratings report for the week…
Spike Jones Jr. has been tapped by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences to produce and direct the nontelevised Creative Arts portion of the 49th annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Sept. 7 from the…