Sony Pictures Television will handle national ad sales for the rural and western themed TV networks RFD-TV. Rural TV as well as Rural Radio on SiriusXM. All the properties are owned by Rural Media…
Country music fans, set your DVRs: Merle Haggard is making a rare TV appearance Saturday night on the fifth season closer of RFD TV’s “The Marty Stuart Show.” The half-hour music showcase anchored by…
Perfect Storm Entertainment is branching out from silver screen to smallscreen with the inception of a TV division, and has hired FX alum Danielle Woodrow to lead it. Division will focus on…
Some networks focus sports coverage on football, some on basketball and baseball. At cabler RFD-TV, it’s all about bull riding. The rural-centric net will commemorate the Professional Bull Riders'…
There's no more ambitious entrepreneur in the cable biz today than Patrick Gottsch, who's raising a crop of channels targeting viewers in rural America. Gottsch's privately held Rural Media Group…
Rural Media Group, parent company of cabler RFD-TV, has tapped Randy Bernard as CEO.
Silvio Berlusconi has reacted to his conviction in a tax fraud case concerning TV rights deals with Hollywood studios by threatening to bring down Italy's government in a rampage that could also…
PARIS -- Vivendi-owned paybox Canal Plus has unveiled the programming slate and acquisitions of its new free-to-air DTT channels D8 and D17.
Since "Anger Management" boils down to "The Bob Newhart Show" with more sex jokes, critics will likely be tempted to write about numerous topics peripherally related to the actual show. All those…
Ryan Murphy learned the ropes of writing as a journalist, and that deadline-driven training has served him well as a mulithyphenate working in film, TV and perhaps theater soon.
The NATPE convention brings out all kinds: aspiring syndie yakkers, sitcom stars and stuffed animals -- as in taxidermy-stuffed animals.