"Home Improvement" has left ABC something special to remember it by -- a rare week on Nielsen's top shelf. Supercharged numbers for the final "Improvement" seg thrust ABC ahead of the adults 18-49…
After 10 days of screening network series, a sampling of top foreign TV buyers found they were "generally satisfied" with this year's programming crop, especially the renewed emphasis on dramas.
One of Germany's leading children's and family programming outfits RTV Family Entertainment said Tuesday that it will float June 8 on Germany's Neuer Markt (New Market), the Teutonic equivalent of…
CBS Corp. CEO Mel Karmazin, who last week added the country's largest outdoor advertising company to the Eye's ever-expanding empire, continued his buying spree Wednesday with a billion-dollar foray…
Greg Dyke, chairman and CEO of Pearson Television, may have been dealt a knockout blow in his bid to become the next director general of the BBC by Conservative Party leader William Hague, who has…
CBS prexy Leslie Moonves kicked off the Eye web's yearly affil confab Wednesday by telling station reps they should bet on major changes in the net-affil relationship in the coming years.
Nila TV, a Tamil-language satellite TV service, will hit the air June 12. Channel is backed by Madras-based Diksat Transworld, and will broadcast news and cultural programs.
ABC Sports has inked a two-year agreement with Sportvision Systems to incorporate the company's 1st & Ten digital yellow first-down line in its National Football League "Monday Night Football" and…
Endemol Entertainment has acquired a 50% interest in Dutch format, gameshow and documentary production company Rene Stokvis Producties.
HBO's "The Sopranos" racked up five noms from the Television Critics Assn., including program of the year and outstanding new program.
In an effort to secure partnerships for his upcoming CheckOut.com e-tailing venture on the Internet, Michael Ovitz and investment firm Yucaipa Cos. on Wednesday made a multi-million dollar investment…