Twenty year ago, Arab TV viewers saw a broadcast that didn't look like any other Arab channel at the time. Aired from London, it was the first free-to-air, 24-hour television network across the Arab…
With sports routinely outdrawing other genres on TV, those with shows or films to market are taking notice. And it doesn't matter whether a production is sports-focused or simply a project that might…
With sports rights fees going through the roof, few are benefiting more than those with college football and basketball to sell. But for the so-called minor collegiate sports -- including everything…
Exec producer of "So You Think You Can Dance" and "American Idol" Nigel Lythgoe was a little surprised when he was told he would receive the Intl. Emmy Founders Award this year.
Ricky Gervais' scalding humor raised eyebrows and hackles for his hosting of the most recent edition of the Golden Globes.
When the Pac-12 announced its 12-year, $3 billion TV rights deal with ESPN and Fox in May, nearly every major sports-playing university saw dollar signs floating in the air, setting off a game of…
With little movement in negotiations between NBA owners and players, television broadcasters and advertisers are uncomfortably waiting on the sidelines for what currently seems inevitable: the…
Lionsgate knows that in the testosterone-fueled world of mixed martial arts, you need to bring the fight to the fans early.
Last month's Women's World Cup illustrated just how quickly soccer can catapult itself into cultural relevance in the United States.
With sports and their stars earning unprecedented sums to wow us with amazing on-field performances, the big question nowadays is how to translate that excitement into other forms of entertainment…