The hottest shows in Poland are all from the same source: Ilona Lepkowska, the queen of Polish soaps, even though they air on two different channels .
It's been less than a year since Austria welcomed its first private station, ATV. While the results may sound less than overwhelming -- ATV claimed a 3.5% market share for February -- commercial…
The most-watched show in Brazil, Globo's telenovela "Celebrity," sounds a unique note. Local and international music stars and other celebrities perform and, in some cases, interact with the…
As Israel's TV sector enters its teens -- until 1991 there was one legal Israeli channel (Israel Broadcasting Authority's Channel 1) -- the medium is experiencing growing pains.
Did you know that record label Toshiba-EMI released an LP of the sounds of hundreds of farts in 1978? No? Then you'd better watch Fuji's "Toribia no izumi" (Trivia), which hits the smallscreen every…
The main event on the Polish TV scene has been the change of the head of pubcaster TVP.
"On the Level" (Yatzata tzadik) is a watchdog program with a difference: Instead of weeding out rogue traders, it is on the lookout for the honest ones.
Argentina's top broadcasters are waging the fiercest ratings battle in years, pitting costly local dramas against each other.
Year-round launch dates could play a leading role in this year's upfront market as wary advertisers look for proof that the broadcast nets can stop the flight of bored viewers to cable and other…
Foreign film and television production in Ontario plummeted 36% in 2003, according to a report from the Ontario Media Development Corp. released Monday.
Aussie animated vet Yoram Gross has formed an L.A.-based co-venture, YG USA, which already has sold domestic TV and homevid rights to the series "Flipper & Lopaka" to Miramax.