Aiming to stimulate the moribund pay TV business, Foxtel today unveiled radically changed pricing and channel packaging deals for its digital service that's expected to launch next month.
CBS has greenlit a pair of comedies and added two thesps to "The Clubhouse," while Frank John Hughes is headed to NBC's "HUB."
Robert Forster has joined the cast of the TNT/BBC six-hour drama "The Grid."
Showtime has pacted with "Igby Goes Down" writer-director Burr Steers for a one-hour drama titled "A Fragile Kind of Violence."
Fox Home Entertainment will debut three new compilation DVDs featuring footage from the long-running Fox reality show "Cops" on March 23.
In preparation of its Feb. 25 launch, Latino-oriented cabler Si TV has added five new shows to its programming slate. "I Can't Believe It's Cinema" is a half-hour that redubs old Mexican movies.
Oprah Winfrey will receive the 2004 Distinguished Service Award from the National Assn. of Broadcasters during the All-Industry Opening of NAB 2004 in Las Vegas, April 19.
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