Paramount Domestic TV made an offer HDNet couldn't refuse, signing a nine-year deal to provide 175 films, including the "Godfather" trilogy, for high-def satellite and cable broadcast.
Court TV and the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) have joined together to give local investigative and legal news stories a national platform.
Catherine Mackay has been promoted to the newly created post of regional CEO, USA, Australasia and Asia for the international producer FremantleMedia.
The U.K. government is coming under increasing political pressure to ensure that the BBC's charter renewal negotiations will not be influenced by the Iraq dossier debacle.
ITV's largest shareholders Carlton and Granada are considering creating an ITV News division as part of their integration strategy, in preparation for the proposed £2.7 billion ($4.5 billion) merger.
Gavyn Davies, chairman of the BBC's board of governors, mounted a savage attack on the U.K. government Sunday by accusing them of trying to undermine the pubcaster by threatening to cut the…
The time's right for thesp Wendy Crewson ("What Lies Beneath"): She's joining the third-season cast of "24" in a recurring role.
NBC's just wild about Harry. The Peacock is so high on jazzman turned "Will & Grace" laffman Harry Connick Jr. that it's talking to the musician-thesp about the possibility of giving him his own…
Four stars of "The West Wing" are hitting up Warner Bros. TV and John Wells Prods. for a hefty raise -- again.
A&E is using the term "docu-soap" to describe "Airline," a reality series the network has begun co-producing with Granada for a primetime debut early next year.