Viacom has upped Brian Philips to exec VP-general manager of country music cable net CMT.
The Canadian Broadcasting Corp.'s board chairman Carole Taylor is ankling to seek the Liberal nomination in a Vancouver provincial election in May.
FremantleMedia is making the jump to the very small screen. Unscripted TV giant has signed a deal to produce original content for a new mobile entertainment channel it is creating with wireless media…
The four-hour, $6 million docudrama "Space Race: 1945 to 1969" will highlight the National Geographic Channel's upfront presentation for the advertising community today.
Two senators have introduced indecency legislation freighted with multiple provisions that include the possibility of bringing cable television and satellite radio under Federal Communications…
Hugh Jackman will return as host of the 2005 Tony Awards. Stint will mark the third year in a row that Jackman has headlined the kudofest; the CBS telecast airs live on June 5.
Three nights of "American Idol" and record ratings for rookie drama "House" powered Fox to another primetime ratings victory in key demos.
Indie sales and distribution label Echo Bridge Entertainment has entered a pact to distribute domestically Toronto-based Devine Entertainment's "Bailey's Billion$," starring Dean Cain, Laurie Holden…
"The Sopranos" won the Royal Television Society's Intl. Award on Tuesday, beating Brazilian series "City of Men" and U.S. reality skein "The Apprentice."
Canal Plus prexy Bertrand Meheut and a reporter on its news show "90 Minutes" have each been fined e1,000 ($1,330) for libeling pubcaster France 2's former topper in a report about the Gallic…
The local division of UCI Cinemas, Brazil's third largest exhib and a Universal/Paramount joint venture, is up for sale. A UCI spokesman said the negotiations developed from its sale of European…