The Chicago Bulls' "drive for five" in the NBA Finals helped drive down national ratings for most firstrun access strips in the week ending June 8.
A potential windfall of new advertising revenues emerged as the key motive behind the deal by News Corp. and Liberty Media to buy 40% of Cablevision Systems Corp.'s sports networks for $850 million.
Showtime has announced it will begin running 19 installments of the original anthology series "Dead Man's Gun" on July 13, four months after the show's debut in an original trilogy.
Vibe magazine has agreed to become the founding sponsor of the Urbanworld Film Festival, a competitive fest designed to showcase black cinema.
ProSieben Media, the first German television group to go public, announced on Monday that it will sell its shares at a rate of between 66 and 72 marks ($38.37 - $41.64).
Roseanne has landed big bucks and some of TV's prime real estate for her new talkshow venture with King World Prods.
Scripps Howard Prods. has acquired rights to Tami Hoag's novel "A Thin Dark Line," which is now being developed as a two-hour telefilm at ABC.
Showtime has done a radical makeover of its logo for the first time in 20 years. The new look features the network name in block letters with a "spotlight" emphasis on the "SHO" --- the abbreviation…
DeVito and De Niro together for the first time? Danny DeVito is in the process of pounding out a deal to direct "The Little Things" for Warner Bros. and producer Mark Johnson, and Robert DeNiro is in…
The Venezuelan-based Cisneros Television Group (CGT) today completed the 90% acquisition of Imagen Satelital, Argentina's largest premium channel programmer and distributor, for a total of $114…