MSNBC has rejiggered its primetime lineup for the fall. Beginning Sept. 27, Ann Curry will take over as the permanent host of MSNBC's 8 p.m. "Special Edition," "The News With Brian Williams" will…
A number of U.S. pics continued to heat up the late summer frame abroad, with "The Thomas Crown Affair" bowing big in Spain, behind "Star Wars Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" and ahead of fellow…
Turner Broadcasting's new cable web, Turner South, can legally carry games of the Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Hawks and the new NHL Atlanta Thrashers, a Fulton County, Ga., judge ruled late Tuesday.
While neither Viacom nor CBS alone is a major Internet player, a merger could create such a powerhouse.
Burgeoning cable web Odyssey has hired Ron Garfield from Fox Broadcasting as senior VP of affiliate relations.
International demand for Oz TV dramas may be soft, but it's boom time for Australia's leading animated kidvid producer, the 50% German-owned EM.TV. For the first time, the company will have three…
Leading Japanese satcaster Sky Perfect TV has widened its lead as it picked up about 73,000 new subscribers in August to hit a total of 1.3 million.
Now that they've gotten hitched, Sumner Redstone and Mel Karmazin face the more difficult task of consummating their corporate marriage.
The booming western Canadian fringe circuit -- starting in Saskatoon moving toEdmonton, Victoria and concluding here with an 11-day run beginning Thursday -- will reach auds of more than 700,000 this…
After a meeting with Vice President Al Gore, Hollywood union leaders and industry execs Tuesday said they were satisfied that the veep understands America's problem with runaway productions.
Kinowelt Medien has established a new subsidiary to head the company's expansion eastward.