CNN Intl. surprised viewers in Asia Nov. 8 by carrying the English translation of China President Jiang Zemin's two-hour speech opening China's 16th Party Congress.
ABC finished on top in adults 18-49 for a second straight Wednesday behind another big score for "The Bachelor" (7.7/19) and a special "Primetime" edition featuring an interview with Jennifer Lopez…
Cable news nets are finding that war roundtables are the bomb. "There's high interest in this story for a good reason," says CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer, anchor of "Showdown: Iraq."
NBC has inked a two-year overall series development deal with "Ed" scribes-exec producers Rob Burnett and Jon Beckerman.
Miramax production exec Bob Osher is staking his claim on the small screen. Osher, currently the Gotham-based distrib's co-president of film production, has been tapped to run Miramax Television as…
Shunning a larger bid from HBO, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' board of governors Wednesday night accepted a $52 million 11th-hour bid that will keep the Emmy kudocast on the four major…
U.S. Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo said more than 1.3 million viewers voted in the third week of the music-competish reality show "Protagonistas de la Musica," a sort of "Pop Idol" meets "Big…
Jules Asner, who has co-anchored E! Entertainment Television's Los Angeles-based daily news show since 1999, is relocating to New York for personal reasons.
UPN is spicing up its comedy development slate, inking a deal to create a half-hour laffer for up-and-coming Latina singing group Soluna.
Hitting the ball out of the park for cable mogul Brian Roberts, the Federal Communications Commission and the Dept. of Justice on Wednesday blessed the union of Roberts' Comcast and AT&T Broadband as…
Hallmark Channel has named Scott Anderson VP of acquisitions for the cable channel. He will be responsible for identifying, evaluating and negotiating the acquisition of programming for the network.