MTV has tapped the Beastie Boys to receive the cabler's Video Vanguard Award at the 15th annual MTV Video Music Awards, set for Sept. 10 at the Universal Amphitheater.
Luis Peraza, one of the founding execs at Latin America's largest cable programmer, HBOle Partners, has ankled for the Cisneros TV Group.
Indian information and broadcasting minister Sushma Swaraj said Thursday that a pending broadcasting bill will be enacted into law during the winter session of the Indian parliament in November.
Joel Cheatwood, the news exec who recruited Jerry Springer for his short-lived stint as a commentator for the NBC O&O in Chicago, has left the NBC fold and joined CBS's Philadelphia O&O as station…
Warner Bros.' syndie arm is close to sealing long-term renewal agreements for "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" with ABC and NBC O&Os in key major markets.
Prima TV, long the loser in the Czech ratings race, beat out the competition for the first time last week.
Hit movies are racking up network deals faster than ever before, and this summer the trend has gone into turbodrive.
CBS is pulling the repeat of its movie "Final Descent" this Sunday because of the Wednesday night crash of Swissair flight 111.
GERMANY Studio Babelsberg is opening a subsidiary in Cologne. The company will construct sets for feature film and TV productions shooting in North Rhine Westphalia. Hager Moss Film production…
Producer Gary Lucchesi is in talks to take over as president of Paramount-based Lakeshore Entertainment, people close to the negotiations said Thursday.
Move over soccer. The hottest TV show in Holland and a clutch of other Euro territories is domino tumbling!