Mary Ahern, Who Produced Early TV And Then Preserved It, Dies At 98

She was a key behind-the-scenes figure in the landmark series Omnibus before becoming the Paley Center for Media’s first curator.

Paley Center Launches Peter Roth Internship Program

TV Comedy Greats Take A Bow, Make ’Em Laugh

Like the 97-year-old Norman Lear, who made his name — and TV history — with groundbreaking sitcoms like All in the Family and The Jeffersons, the other honorees at Thursday’s Paley Center for Media ceremony proved that talent is ageless. Carl Reiner, 97; Bob Newhart, 90; Carol Burnett, 86, and Lily Tomlin, 80, each won over the room with their humor and memories. Above, Lear (r), is congratulated by presenters Jimmy Kimmel (l), and Anthony Anderson.

Paley Center For Media Launches PaleyFest Live Streaming Service

Paley Center Marks ‘Wheel’s 35th Season

December Fox Special To Honor Animated Stars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mickey Mouse, Bart Simpson and Scooby-Doo will share the limelight in a TV special paying tribute to cartoon characters. Fox said Thursday it will air a two-hour program honoring 40 animated stars that have touched fans with humor and even proved influential. The program, titled “TV’s Funniest Animated Stars: A Paley […]

A Star-Studded Tribute To Blacks On TV

Wednesday’s gala thrown by the Paley Center for Media, paid tribute to African-American achievements in television. Not only was the event meant to highlight current inroads by blacks in every area of TV, but, as Oprah Winfrey told those gathered, “part of the power of this evening is to honor our history” — which, in fact, stretches back seven decades and more, to the birth of TV.

Paley To Laud African-American TV Achievements

Paley Center L.A. Reinventing For Digital Age

Paley’s shrinking profile in Los Angeles, staff cutbacks and uncertainty surrounding its peculiar land lease has prompted concerns that it might shut down West Coast operations. But the center is scrambling to broaden its scope and reinvigorate its Beverly Hills outpost amid massive shifts in the media landscape.

Examining TV’s Impact On LGBT Equality

Paley Center Adds Ferguson, Lear To LGBT Gala

Maureen Reidy To Lead Paley Center

PaleyFest 2014 Panelists Announced

Paley Center Debuts Olympic TV Archive Exhibit

Paley Center To House 50 Years Of Olympics TV

PaleyFest Sets Lineup For 31st Annual Event

PaleyFest Moves to Dolby Theatre, Unveils Honorees

Paley Center’s TV Festival Going To New York

NBC To Air Paley Center TV Comedy Special

PaleyFest 2013 Set For March 1-15

Hulu Will Stream PaleyFest TV Panels

PaleyFest 2012 Schedule Unveiled

Dates, Venue, Honorees Set for PaleyFest 2012

The Paley Center for Media announces the 29th annual PaleyFest: The William S. Paley Television Festival will return to the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills March 2-14, 2012. The Paley Center also revealed the first three television series to be selected as honorees for the 2012 event; American Horror Story, which will serve as the […]

Paley Center TV Awards Show Stalls

The potential Primetime Emmy rival struggles to find a broadcast home for 2012, as CEO Pat Mitchell continues to pursue partnerships.

PaleyFest Panelists Announced