Markets & Festivals
As part of a drive to reinvigorate the network and boost ratings, Canuck pubcaster CBC will air both Canadian and U.S. versions of "The One," running Stateside on ABC this summer.
ABC News' "World News Tonight With Charles Gibson" turned in its lowest-rated week since Nielsen began using electronic People Meters to measure TV audiences. "World News" averaged just over 7.05…
Local fare outperformed Hollywood pics, driving a 22% hike in Gallic B.O. admissions in the first five months of this year to a total of 91.1 million tickets sold, according to figures released…
Mexican talent manager Jorge Mondragon, who handled Gael Garcia Bernal and Diego Luna, has teamed up with film and TV commercials producer Avelino Rodriguez to form two companies in Mexico.
Fox, NBC and CBS have completed close to half of their advance sales of airtime for the coming TV season, while ABC is still sitting on the sidelines. Peter Chernin told investors at the Deutsche…
A House committee restored $20 million of the $104.5 million previously cut from pubcasting's federal funding, but advocates hope the full House will restore more when it votes on the pubcasting…
Louis J. Horvitz is back as director of the Primetime Emmy Awards, marking his 12th go as ringleader for the TV kudofest. Appointment was announced Tuesday by Ken Ehrlich and Jeff Ross, who are exec…
NBC is off to a hot start this summer, taking its second straight week in the young-adults demo behind the finales of a pair of unscripted skeins and the premiere of drama "Windfall."
ABC's decision to blink in its battle with Madison Avenue over digital recording was only temporary. At least that was the message conveyed Tuesday by Disney chief financial officer Tom Staggs at the…
It's getting ugly. Blockbuster on Tuesday took aim at Netflix, countersuing the Netco and accusing it of monopolizing the online rental market. Netco filed suit against Blockbuster in April after…