Blame it on Dick Wolf. The enduring success of the producer's "Law & Order" franchise, combined with the impact of more recent smash "CSI," has sparked a small- screen crime wave. Almost half of the…
PBS has unveiled its upcoming slate of specials and series at its annual meeting this week in San Francisco.
England's 2-1 quarter final defeat against Brazil on Friday drew almost 17 million viewers, the biggest morning audience on any U.K. channel for 10 years and beating Blighty's most popular primetime…
On Wednesday, German pubcaster ARD bought the rights to Saturday's World Cup soccer quarter-final game between Senegal and Turkey from insolvent Teutonic broadcaster Kirch Media.
Many folks in Europe were too engrossed with World Cup soccer or enjoying superb weather to visit cinemas last weekend, taking some of the shine off "Spider-Man's" debuts and holdovers, while…
In a blow to EchoStar's Charlie Ergen, the Supreme Court on Monday let stand a federal law requiring satcasters to carry either all local broadcasting signals in a market or none at all.
Film firm Cantor Movies slashed its box office estimate for "Spider-Man's" first weekend by a third to between 6.8 to 7.1 million pounds ($10.47 million) due to England advancing at the World Cup.
Cabler Singapore Cable Vision has admitted it won't recoup the $4 million it spent on exclusive broadcast rights to the World Cup soccer tournament, which kicked off May 31.
The May sweeps have -- unofficially -- rung down the curtain on the latest TV-syndication season, and everybody in the business is whining about another year of unimpressive firstrun shows.
The May sweep delivered good news to syndicated courtshows and depressing news to syndie talkers.
Brazil's World Cup soccer matches are bringing in record ratings for broadcaster TV Globo.