U.S. TV channels operator Scripps Network Interactive has agreed to buy a 50% stake in U.K. pay TV company UKTV.
U.K. agent and TV producer Peter Bennett-Jones is set to deliver the BAFTA Annual Television Lecture on Sept. 19.
London police arrested Greg Miskiw, former news editor at the News of the World, on Tuesday, as the probe into alleged phone hacking and police bribery at the shuttered tabloid continues.
British thesp Rowan Atkinson, who starred in the "Mr. Bean" films and TV series, and movie "Johnny English," was injured in a motor accident late Thursday.
U.K. pubcaster Channel 4 has acquired the rights to laffer "2 Broke Girls" from Warner Bros. Intl. Television Distribution.
LONDON -- The board of British satcaster BSkyB voted unanimously to keep James Murdoch as chairman on Thursday, as new revelations about phone hacking emerged at News Intl., where he is also chairman.
Discovery Networks Intl. has commissioned ITN Prods. to produce a news documentary about Friday's Oslo bomb blast and mass shooting on the island of Utoya in which 76 people lost their lives.
LONDON -- The Norwegian media raised fears Sunday that Anders Behring Breivik, the man accused of killing up to 100 people on the island of Utoya and in Central Oslo on Friday, intended to use media…