CNBC has canceled John McEnroe's ailing talkshow and plans a reshuffle to improve the financial channel's lackluster primetime ratings. Net will replace McEnroe with outspoken ad man Donny Deutsch.
The BBC is investigating a hoax perpetrated on the pubcaster by a man pretending to be a spokesman for Dow Chemical. The Beeb apologized for airing a report that Dow was accepting responsibility for…
Local broadcast TV ad revenue increased more than 12% in the third quarter, driven by big political spending leading up to Election Day, according to the Television Advertising Bureau.
Forget Festivus: The new hot made-for-TV holiday is Chrismukkah.
Satcaster DirecTV Brazil is jumping into production for the first time thanks to local regulations that force foreign pay TV companies to invest in Brazilian production.
Where next for U.K. terrestrial players, Channel 4 and Five, now that merger talks between the two have collapsed? For both outfits, the status quo is not an option in the competitive market.
The first South African version of "Big Brother" was screened more than three years ago, but the public show is not over yet, as a long-running dispute between two former housemates heads for a…
If a TV symbol was needed for the current unrest in Ukraine that followed the disputed presidential elections, it came Nov. 25 in the form of a sign-language interpreter on pubcaster UT-1.
With laffers falling flat at the major nets, cable nets are the beneficiaries, as a wealth of proven talent is eager to dive into cable's uncensored domain.
As Gil Grissom of "CSI" says, "The evidence doesn't lie." And in November, there was plenty of it to indicate that CBS is on a roll. Powered by a third edition of forensics phenom "CSI" as well as a…
The networks have finally admitted they've got a sitcom problem. Unfortunately, they don't have a clue about how to fix it. Every year, the six networks collectively spend some $75 million to develop…