NBC has named Sumithra Barry senior VP of the net's West Coast program research department. It's a big jump for Barry, who had previously served as director of program research for NBC Entertainment…
"Viva America," a one-hour English-lingo show dedicated to Latino arts and culture in the U.S. -- and the Hispanic influence on mainstream culture -- bows Saturday on BET Jazz.
Just for Variety: Don Hewitt knows where he's going and what he's gonna be doing once his stand at "60 Minutes" winds on Sunday and he become executive producer of CBS News." He prefaced telling me…
After only slight gains last year, broadcast TV saw a healthy 10.2% jump in ad revenues during the first quarter, according to figures released Wednesday by the Television Advertising Bureau.
The concluding hour of "24" achieved the drama's best rating of the year Tuesday, teaming with "American Idol's" final performance episode to give Fox a decisive ratings victory on the penultimate…
This year's Cologne Conference TV programming fest and media conference will focus on the digitization of broadcasting.
Vet politician Jaipal Reddy has replaced Ravi Shankar Prasad as India's Information and Broadcasting Minister following last week's national elections.
Some 300 TV viewers in two Welsh villages could be the first in the U.K. to lose their analog TV signal early next year as the government goes ahead with its plan to switch to digital by 2010.
Fox Intl. Channels will launch its action sports channel Fuel across Europe later this year.
Fox dominated the final Tuesday of the television season with an "American Idol" seg that featured performances of the two remaining contests on the music talent show, according to preliminary…
Writer-director Ken Biller has signed on as a co-executive producer on Fox's "North Shore," while securing a blind script deal at 20th Century Fox TV.
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