NBC and Paramount Domestic Television were the big winners Saturday at the Promax International Gold Medallion Awards, honoring creative promotion and marketing campaigns for TV and radio.
A large percentage of kidvid sporting the "FCC friendly" label does not qualify as educational "by any reasonable benchmark," according a study to be released today by the Annenberg Public Policy…
Taped in London and Malibu by Ruby Wax Prods. Executive producer-writer, Ruby Wax; producer, Clive Tulloh; directors, Don Boyd, Tulloh, Wax; Take Joan Rivers and cross her with Mercedes Ruehl, add a…
After setting a base in New York when "Roseanne" and "Home Improvement" creator Matt Williams decided to move there, Wind Dancer Prods. is quickly establishing itself as a formidable Gotham player.
Heidi Thomas has written a zinger of a tense English thriller about an undercover cop who, having just dropped a colleague she loved, has now perhaps fallen for a man who may be a killer. With a…
Sony Signatures Film & Television is reorganizing its international licensing and merchandising agents structure in anticipation of increased overseas business generated by upcoming Sony releases.
Warner Bros. Domestic's hit syndicated talker "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" has signed comedian Paula Poundstone as a regular "roving reporter."
Just three weeks before bowing on Aussie cabler Optus Vision (OV), documentary channel Odyssey has sewn up several major supply deals, toplined by what is said to be the first Oz output deal for…
The industry's primary below-the-line union has signed a national agreement with HBO NYC Prods., covering the production of TV dramas.
Dan Schneider, the former star of ABC's "Head of the Class" who created, co-writes and produces the Nickelodeon hits "All That" and "Kenan and Kel," has signed a two-year, exclusive deal to create…