OWN has acquired the network television rights to "Lee Daniels' The Butler," co-starring network founder Oprah Winfrey, for the the first broadcast window beyond pay television beginning in 2017…
The sharp rise in the number of states wooing TV productions with lucrative tax incentive coin has cost California dearly in terms of its market share of primetime drama series lensing.
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…
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Google, Microsoft, Yahoo and AOL and other companies that manage advertising networks unveiled a set of voluntary “best practices” on combating copyright infringement, a set of standards to follow as…
As part of News Corp.’s broader restructuring of 21st Century Fox, Fox News chief Roger Ailes has lost a chunk of his turf — the syndie distrib arm — to 20th Century Fox TV chairman Gary Newman and…
Release the hounds: DogTV — touted as the first TV network aimed at man's best friend — is a real 24-hour channel that will be unleashed on DirecTV starting Aug. 1. For the first two weeks of August…
The Food Network has stuck a fork in Paula Deen. The cable channel dropped the controversial celebrity chef from its programming lineup Friday in the wake of a deposition that recently surfaced in…
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.
ABC is being sued by the studio trying to revive two of the soap operas the network canceled for killing off some of the series’ characters. Prospect Park, which will relaunch “All My Children” and…
Updated: 6:11 p.m. PDT LAS VEGAS–News Corp. president and COO Chase Carey told the opening gathering at the NAB Show Monday that if Fox does not prevail in the Aereo case, it will consider turning…
For USA Network, 2013 is a laughing matter.