"Phantom of the Opera" cast member D.C. Anderson will auction a pair of seats to the musical's final daytime performance Aug. 29 to benefit Equity Fights AIDS. Bidding deadline is 3 p.m. Friday.
Much has been made of the difficulty in getting the television industry to act in unison -- particularly as it pertains to the issue of televised violence, with 44 days now remaining on Sen. Paul…
CBS finished first six of seven nights to claim the Aug. 9-15 Nielsen crown, while the rerun-heavy summer lineup continues to result in a significant loss of younger viewers.
Film and television director Rob Lieberman has signed on with the William Morris Agency.
ABC Sports prez Dennis Swanson called "heads" Tuesday and landed his network broadcast rights to next year's World Series.
Bonnie Hunt's sitcom about a jilted actress returning to her Chi apartment house and its denizens may seem unlikely, and it is -- but it is also inspired. Snappy patter, good setups and, for the most…
NBC and Time Warner Cable have closed a deal that will guarantee the launch of a still-in-development NBC cable network called America's Talking.
It remains to be seen just how far you can go with a comedy involving a young writer and three older, in-a-rut neighbors who take him into their weekly gatherings. The fragile first chapter, with a…
Four Boston broadcast outlets held a public meeting with members of community cable advisory and oversight boards in order to present their side of the story on retransmission consent.
Bill Wittliff, co-exec producer and, using Larry McMurtry's novel as a basis, scripter of the commanding "Lonesome Dove" miniseries, now flies alone as writer-creator of a new mini, "Ned Blessing…
The Cartoon Network and the Sci-Fi Channel are chalking up surprisingly robust Nielsens for 10-month-old cable networks. But the industry consensus is that they may be the last of the breed of…