RUSSIA TV pioneer ankles for multimedia One of the founders of Russian independent television, Eduard Sagalayev, will be leaving his role as president of TV-6 to move into a new multimedia project…
With the final numbers in, NBC has won the May sweeps and the season's adults 18-49 crown, while CBS took top honors for the 1998-1999 season in homes.
Japan Satellite Broadcasting, operator of Japanese subscription channel Wowow, posted a record profit in the fiscal year that ended on March 31. Pre-tax profits were up 33% from the year before to…
Outlining huge ambitions for Spain, UGC-Cinecite Spain has announced plans to build 15 megaplexes in Spain over the next five years.
CNN Intl., continuing its plans to revamp and regionalize, is beefing up its staff in the biggest push since its 1985 launch.
Spurred by the company's rising stock price, more than 99% of eligible Rogers Communications bondholders have swapped their bonds for stock.
Peacock flagship WNBC remained Gotham's latenight news leader in May, while Fox's WNYW held onto the 10 p.m. news crown in a sweeps book marked by aud erosion for almost every station.
TV3, the first private commercial TV station in Switzerland, unveiled Thursday in Zurich the schedule for its Sept. 6 launch.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's search for a cable partner appears to have stalled after a breakdown in talks earlier this week between the Lion and Cablevision Systems, industry execs said Wednesday.
The Paramount TV Group has wrapped up a complex deal with Rysher Entertainment that gives Par full ownership of the syndie stalwart "Entertainment Tonight," and distribution rights to Rysher's TV and…
Pace Theatricals' parent company SFX Entertainment is close to a deal to acquire most of the assets of bankrupt theater concern Livent for a little more than $100 million.