DirecTV took control of 1 million rural subscribers Monday via an agreement to buy out ailing Pegasus Satellite Communications.
New Fox drama development topper Ted Gold is firming up his exec team, upping Susan Levison to VP of the department.
German license trader EM.TV and Spain's DeAPlaneta are expanding their joint tyke programming venture, Planeta Junior, into Italy via Italo media group DeAgostini.
The European Commission said that more homegrown shows are being made and broadcast than required by the EU's "Television Without Frontiers" regulation.
Monica Lewinsky will appear at the Edinburgh Intl. Television Festival to discuss the ethics of receiving coin for TV and newspaper interviews.
Haim Saban's ProSiebenSat 1 broadcasting group will raise advertising rates on its four channels by as much as 5.7% next year as the ad market begins to recover.
Court TV has signed Susan Sarandon, Danny Glover and Brian Dennehy to star in a TV adaptation of "The Exonerated," a play about six real-life people wrongly accused of crimes that put them on death…
Fox is turning to "Family Guy" to keep the Nielsen flame burning during the Olympics.
The balloons may not have come down on cue, but CNN won the Democratic National Convention last week on the cable news side and picked up almost as many viewers as the broadcast nets during John…
Pass the pork rinds and gravy boat: The WB's "Blue Collar TV" is a ratings winner. Sketch comedy show, starring Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall and Larry the Cable Guy, drew more than 5 million viewers…
New Zealand's pubcaster TVNZ has stirred up controversy by replacing program directors for TV One and TV2 with a single exec who has no programming experience.
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