Tribune's long-awaited decision to spin off its newspaper holdings and bet squarely on television pounds a final nail in the coffin of the rationale underlying the Times Mirror-Tribune merger back in…
NBC's upfront presentation lasted an hour and 45 minutes, but almost all of the important messages had to be decoded in a kind of subtext – some intended, others not and requiring a more trained eye…
So the new logic in media appears to be publishing and video content are like cattle and sheep. They don’t mix. News Corp. is spinning off its publishing assets. Tribune is contemplating offers for…
Rachael, Bobby, Tyler and Paula have become personalities with first-name recognition on the Food Network. And for the net's devoted fanbase of foodies and enthusiastic home cooks, there's no bigger…
Every two years, regardless of what else might be happening at NBC, the company has been able to deliver a hopeful message about the underlying strength of its business, resting on the pedestal of…
Synergy Cinema has snapped up French rights to "Iron Sky," from helmer Timo Vuorensola.
Anyone watching Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" this summer has been treated to a steady diet of dinosaurs -- or rather, promos for Fox's time-traveling sci-fi drama "Terra Nova," which premieres…
Rupert Murdoch's purchases of the Wall Street Journal and MySpace are expected to help his Asian satcaster Star TV expand its footprint in the continent.
Fox Television Studios is teaming with News Corp. sibling HarperCollins to develop books into TV series and to turn TV writers into authors.
Can you have product-placement for a product that doesn't exist? ABC thinks so. In an eerie synergy, scribes for ABC's "Lost" will soon be writing a subplot about a character named Gary Troup who…