NBC has ordered six one-hour episodes of "Thank God You're Here," an improvisational comedy series from FremantleMedia North America, the producers of Fox's "American Idol."
Though folks may think new firstrun strips are the lifeblood of NATPE, this go-round it's actually renewals of shows already on the air that are calling the shots in syndication. Latest example: CBS…
The pall of a potential labor strike in Hollywood descended Tuesday over the NATPE convention with various panelists making reference to the disruption such a work stoppage would create.
Senior VP SBS Broadcasting Europe-BV Bart Soepnel announced at NATPE Tuesday that combining SBS with German commercial powerhouse ProSiebenSat.1 could be "quite positive" for the development of a…
Nickelodeon Latin America, a division of MTV Networks Latin America, has signed a multi-year deal with Mexico's Televisa Canal 5 for the exclusive broadcast rights of Nickelodeon Latin America's…
CBS Paramount International Television continues to expand its roster of programming with series from sister division Showtime.
Spanish terrestrial broadcaster Cuatro continues to put its faith in U.S. series, inking with Lionsgate, Paramount, CBS, Universal, HBO and BVI for a raft of skeins.
Spain's BRB Intl. will announce at NATPE that it is moving into production on a second season of its popular paunchy polar bear toon "Bernard."
In a last-minute announcement on the eve of NATPE, Warner Bros. took the wraps off a multiyear deal with the Fox O&Os for a daily strip based on its Web sensation "TMZ."
Four key TV execs in varied parts of the biz received the Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Awards Monday evening in Las Vegas on the eve of NATPE.
BCI, a wholly owned subsid of Navarre Corp., has licensed the long-term North American DVD publishing and distribution rights to programming from FremantleMedia's portfolio of TV shows and films…