Fox News Channel hit a ratings milestone Saturday, earning its best total-day Nielsen marks since bowing in October 1996.
Pax TV topper Lowell (Bud) Paxson wants the FCC to jumpstart the digital revolution by eliminating almost all ownership restrictions governing both broadcasters and cablers.
A federal court here has rejected the Federal Communications Commission's request to take another look at the agency's affirmative action policies.
Veteran telenovela producer and TV exec Nilton Travesso has been named to head programming at Bandeirantes, Brazil's fourth-ranked broadcaster.
October Films will hang 10 on the feature rights to surfing legend Jeff Hakman's bio "Mr. Sunset." October will partner with Hakman and his Quicksilver surfwear company to co-finance the low-budget…
NBC's Sunday telecast of the 50th annual Emmy Awards has presented the Peacock with a Sept. 6-13 primetime Nielsens win, delivering enough Nielsen stature to beat out Mark McGwire-boosted Fox and…
I am Roseanne, hear me roar: The opening day Nielsen numbers for "The Roseanne Show" weren't as big as some were expecting, but the early indications of viewer interest were positive for the King…
A two-year-old court case over a disputed terrestrial signal in Slovenia is finally nearing an end.
Following intense speculation that Miramax Films would buy the German-language thriller "Run Lola Run," Sony Pictures Classics picked up North American, U.K., Latin American and other territorial…
Moving swiftly to prevent overruns on its first major production, the Johnny Depp-starrer "The Ninth Gate," Artisan Entertainment, together with completion bond provider Intl. Film Guarantors, has…
Former ABC/Disney Cable Networks president Geraldine Laybourne announced that the first deals for her new company -- dubbed Oxygen Media -- will be the acquisition of three Websites aimed at women…