Cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. has renamed its new technology arm TCI Digital Cable and created a logo to accentuate the difference between TCI, its former All TV arm (now shuttered) and the…
France has become the latest European territory to open its doors to children's channel Fox Kids Network, following in the footsteps of the United Kingdom and the Netherlands.
An apple a day does not keep Hollywood away. Next month, shoppers in New York and Los Angeles will get the chance to bite into a Granny Smith shining with comedian-actor Jim Carrey's smiling face.
HBO's reign as the first cable network to top the tally of Primetime Emmy Awards nominations is officially over.
German pubcaster ARD has sent a letter of protest to EU antitrust authorities accusing media giants Bertelsmann and the Kirch Group of setting up a digital television monopoly, German weekly Spiegel…
Sometimes a cigar is more than just a cigar. For scribes James Orr and Jim Cruickshank and producer Arthur Sarkissian, cigars will be the main subject of a new $5 million indie feature --- "Blowing…
Universal Studios has appointed computer-industry vet Alice H. Lusk to the newly created position of exec vice president and chief technology officer, the studio announced Friday.
Walt Disney's "Hercules" conquered the exclusives roster during its first weekend at the newly renovated New Amsterdam Theatre in Gotham. With help from lofty ticket prices, Disney's 35th full-length…
Chinese Singaporeans who subscribe to pay TV have a new choice in programming: product from Hong Kong and Taiwan in the original language of Cantonese or Hokkien.
Reed Manville has been tapped senior vice president, international channels, at Paramount Television Group and will oversee the studio's expanding foreign pay TV channel investments.
German station RTL2 announced Monday that Josef Andorfer, 40, will replace Rudolf-Markus Reischl as managing director Aug. 1. Andorfer currently is programming manage