A tantalizing vision of the Asia-Pacific Rim teeming with hundreds of new TV channels and fresh sources of film investment and acquisition coin was laid out at the three-day Screen Production Assn…
The following programs were awarded International Emmys during the 21st International Emmy Awards at the New York Hilton Monday night.
In a move insiders value at between $ 750 million and $ 1 billion, MGM/UA Monday announced the renewal of an exclusive theatrical output deal with Showtime Networks Inc., in which the cabler retains…
The U.K.'s ITV commercial network has signed its largest film acquisition deal with a major Hollywood studio, a renewal of its long-standing relationship with Sony Pictures Entertainment.
In a frontal assault on Fox Inc.'s right to continue owning U.S. TV stations , New York's chapters of the National Assn. for the Advancement of Colored People are charging Fox with "flagrant…
Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) and a bipartisan group of lawmakers on Monday offered legislation permitting telephone entry into the cable TV business and allowing cablers to become local telephone service…
Actor-director Bill Bixby, 59, superdad in TV's "The Courtship of Eddie's Father" and scientist-hero of "The Incredible Hulk" vidseries, died Sunday at his home in Century City after a long bout with…
Viacom's "Real Time," the syndicated newsmag aimed at twentysomethings and developed by MTV, may take a real long time to come to market.
John Ritter is a well-mannered host. A seg is devoted to each honored comedian, and various presenters unleash anecdotes about the honoree and the spec trots out clips of the entertainer's wares.
With viewers clearly suffering JFK overload, ABC's "JFK: Reckless Youth" fell to what could be a historic low opening for a network miniseries, according to Nielsen overnight ratings, as CBS…