GERMANY The Cologne-based Viva television group is expanding rapidly, managing director Dieter Gorny announced on Tuesday. The group, which consists of German music video channels Viva and Viva 2…
In a grand gesture that cablers hope dispels the notion that their industry will try to derail the digital TV age, Time Warner and TCI made a very public promise to Congress Thursday that they would…
Geraldo Rivera, one of the trailblazers of trash television, is going out on a sentimental note.
CBS' telecast of the 33rd annual Academy of Country Music Awards has taken home Wednesday victories in homes and adults 18-49.
One year after making TV history by airing the first sitcom with a gay or lesbian lead character, ABC has officially slammed the closet door on "Ellen."
Weblet WB expanded its advertising sales force by two account executives in hiring Michael Kreig, formerly of ABC, and Lisa Yasuda, who comes from NBC, announced Jed Petrick, the WB's senior VP…
Spanish digital platform Via Digital has made its first U.S. studio deal, via Barcelona-based channel production house Media Park.
The American Film Marketing Assn. (AFMA) has upped senior vice president of business development Jonathan Wolf to the position of exec VP.
Bavarian media magnate Leo Kirch will close down his money-losing digital pay TV web DF1 if the European Commission fails to approve Kirch's pay TV merger with CLT-UFA.
CBS newsmag "60 Minutes" and exec producer Don Hewitt grabbed top honors at Thursday night's Overseas Press Club awards, held at Gotham's Grand Hyatt Hotel.
The Fox O&O group is hot-to-trot for "Seinfeld" reruns.