Viacom's BET Networks has tapped Kay Madati, previously head of entertainment and media on Facebook's global marketing solutions team, to be its chief digital officer. Madati reports to BET chairman…
BET Networks has picked up three new original, unscripted series based on the behind-the-scenes lives of three well-known music and television personalities. All three reality docu-series are…
California Awards $2.87 Million Credit to BET Series 'The Start Up' — If it Moves from Atlanta (EXCLUSIVE)
The California Film Commission has awarded a $2.87 million tax credit to the BET series “The Start Up” for $11.5 million in production costs — if it moves to the Golden State from Atlanta for its…
he Food Network is being joined by 28 other cable networks to raise awareness of childhood hunger in the U.S. during September.
BET has picked up rerun rights to ABC's political sudser “Scandal” in a deal that will give the cabler early access to new episodes from the show's upcoming third season. Starting this fall, BET will…
“Fruitvale Station” will receive a behind the scenes look tonight on BET, as The Weinstein Company sets a halfhour docuspesh on the cable net. Announcement follows “Fruitvale's” strong opening box…
The duo behind BET's "The Game" and "Being Mary Jane" is shepherding another project for the cabler, this time an unscripted series involving mind and body makeovers of everyday people. "Back to Me…
MADRID — Provide and conquer. Inaugurated Wednesday by Mexican president, Enrique Pena Nieto, Mexico's 10th Canitec, the country's annual cable biz confab, proved this year round a platform for new…
CBS' ambitious series "Under the Dome" is leading the charge among the broadcasters to recapture viewers and advertising dollars that have fled to cable during the summer months.
If you think about it, MSNBC has been flying by the seat of its pants a bit for more than two years, since the abrupt exit of Keith Olbermann, whose combative style of liberal commentary had come to…