The eighth year of the Discovery program for first-time directors has received a greenlight thanks to Showtime cable reupping its option to broadcast four half-hours in 1995.
NBC has pacted 10-year agreements allowing it to transmit programming into China, India, Taiwan, Hong Kong and other Asian countries via satellite, the web said Wednesday.
By being dubbed a "Sci-Fi Channel Planetary Premiere," telefilm may scare off some viewers who interpret the moniker as left-field science fiction. But scripter D. Brent Mote has created a…
A former CNN on-air reporter filed a sexual discrimination lawsuit against the news cabler Wednesday, charging she was fired because she went on maternity leave.
Arthur Kent, the former NBC newsman who achieved instant fame covering the Persian Gulf War, Wednesday dropped his $ 25 million breach of contract and defamation suit against NBC in exchange for an…
PBS has picked up one series from Brandon Tartikoff's Moving Target Prods. and passed on another, the service confirmed.
NBC said its new cable web America's Talking will launch July 4 with over 10 million subscribers and has commitments from cable operators to reach another 24 million homes in five years.
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and Academy of Television Arts & Sciences have apparently resolved a dispute over the Daytime Emmy Awards, which will air May 25 on ABC, with…
The Academy Awards are about to take a spin on the information superhighway. Cable's Comedy Central and Prodigy, the nation's largest online service, are teaming to skewer the awards ceremony.
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The national touring production of “The Who’s Tommy,” which begins a three-week run July 13 at the Universal Amphitheatre, has racked up nearly $ 1 million in advance ticket sales. The show brought…