Numbers are in for the first full week of national sports channel Fox Sports 1, and the net has left plenty of room for improvement. Nielsen estimates that FS1 averaged 161,000 viewers in primetime…
As media conglomerates other than owner Walt Disney launch their own sports-focused cablers, the question is whether the Bristol, Conn.-based powerhouse can dominate the field or if it must share the…
As the CBS blackout on Time Warner Cable appears to be heading into a second week, a big contract dispute may be brewing between Dish Network and Disney/ABC and ESPN — and it could be every bit as…
Apple has gotten its hands on cable TV networks in a fashion — announcing that HBO Go and WatchESPN are now available directly on Apple TV set-tops — but the services are available only to…
Cablevision and Walt Disney have inked a comprehensive, multi-year distribution deal that includes new services like authenticated WATCH products, ESPN3 and ESPN 3D and the upcoming ABC…
Former Tyler Perry Studios exec veep Roger M. Bobb will direct and produce "Raising Izzie," a film that will have a TV premiere on GMC in July.
Excited about 3D TV but skeptical about the glasses? You may want to check out a demo of the 3DFusion autostereo (glasses-free) 3D TV.
Disney and Time Warner Cable have inked a mammoth carriage deal that covers the Mouse House's cablers, four ABC O&Os and gives Time Warner Cable expanded digital and video-on-demand rights to Mouse…
ESPNU, the 24/7 network focusing on college sports, has doubled its subscriber count, to 20 million, by muscling Time Warner Cable to add the channel to all of its digital subscribers throughout the…
The regular-season version of CBS' March Madness begins early next month with the first batch of a record 1,000 men's college basketball games on ESPN, ABC and all their platforms.