NBC has renewed its entire Thursdaysitcom block, the centerpiece of the web's primetime lineup, through next season.
Veteran network stage manager James E. (Jimmy) Wall will receive the Franklin J. Schaffner Award for lifetime achievement by a stage manager Saturday at the Directors Guild of America's banquet in…
Contrary to what many media minds might have thought, it appears that consumers may pick personal computers -- not cable TV -- as their vehicle of choice on the information superhighway.
The theory du jour: By removing regulatory restraints on the Big Three networks, Washington is inadvertently encouraging a wave of network buyouts and mergers.
For years, Columbus, Ohio, had the distinction of being the nation's largest TV market with the fewest commercial stations: three affiliated with the networks and a fourth now associated with Fox.
The good news for U.S. indie producers is that most Southeast Asian economies are booming and multiplex cinemas and new channels are proliferating. The not-so-good news is that these burgeoning…
Audiences in Southeast Asia like things local, but they also are attracted to the slickness and gloss of certain things Western -- like gameshows.
With so many U.S. majors sending cable signals south of the border (see separate story), the heavyweights have not ignored the potential of the estimated 24 million Hispanic households at home -- the…
The future of Fininvest, Europe's second-largest media conglom, depends in large measure on what happens to Silvio Berlusconi March 28. That's when national election ballots are counted and the…
Television writer Richard Powell will be honored with the Morgan Cox Award, given by the Writers Guild of America, West.