Nickelodeon has greenlit a third season of "Avatar: The Last Airbender," television's No. 1 animated series among boys 9-14. The kids network has ordered up 20 new episodes to begin airing next year…
Chilean helmer Jorge Olguin is directing the Mayhem Project's horror pic "Clock Tower," based on the Japanese vidgame franchise. Production is slated to begin this fall. Mayhem Project chairman-CEO…
The DVD biz's high-def format war inched one step closer Tuesday, when the first wave of Blu-ray movies hit shelves a few days before the first players officially go on sale.
FX is looking for good shows, no matter where they come from. Speaking Tuesday at an industry luncheon presented by the Museum of TV & Radio, FX prexy-general manager John Landgraf touted returning…
U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales said despite progress the Justice Dept. has made against the piracy of intellectual property, the problem remains "very big," and significant reduction of…
StarHub will offer enhanced video-on-demand (VOD) and a la carte packaging for its cable TV services. StarHub plans to utilize Nagravision S.A's advanced Conditional Access capabilities to expand its…
With its latest version of a telecom reform bill, the Senate Commerce Committee is poised to give Hollywood its sought-after "broadcast flag" antipiracy protection.
Broadcasting and technology event Broadcast Asia, in conjunction with CommunicAsia 2006 and EnterpriseIT2006, runs today through Friday at Singapore Expo.
Blighty's biggest terrestrial web, ITV, has finally agreed to a media rights deal that gives it a 30-day catch-up window to sell programs and program-related material online and via mobile.
After conquering the digital music biz and taking the lead with TV shows online, Apple is looking to feature films. The computer company is in active negotiations with most major studios to add…
Netflix VP of original programming Eric Besner revealed on Friday some of the online rental service's thinking on the movie download biz, saying Netflix is planning to introduce a proprietary set-top…
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