With the battle over media consolidation in full swing, major TV broadcasters are pushing forward on a new effort that, critics argue, could see them attain even more power over competitors.
No Ronnie? No Jacko? No problem. Despite some high-profile last-minute sked changes, it was truly a November to remember for CBS, which hit on all cylinders this month in achieving its strongest fall…
Reality rules in January, as NBC has announced a premiere date for "The Apprentice," CBS has set a return date for "Star Search" and the WB has locked in a preem for its second edition of "The…
Elisabeth Hasselbeck of "Survivor" fame has passed an equally discriminating test -- the judgment of Barbara Walters -- in winning the fifth co-host seat on ABC Daytime's femme talkie "The View."
After weeks of back-checking and soul-searching, Nielsen Media Research on Monday issued a 43-page "white paper" on the decline of TV viewing by young males.
Modern Times Group's format producer and distributor Strix has moved into the Middle East and Africa for the first time, striking an option deal for its format "Coffee Shop" with Lebanese…
Gustavo Landivar, a programming director of Disney Channel Latin America for four years, has set up a production outfit to cash in on growing demand for content in the Spanish-speaking world.
U.S. cosmetics heir Ron Lauder and real estate heavyweight Shlomo Ben Tzvi are set to acquire a 60% stake in ailing Israeli commercial station Channel 10, having beaten a rival bid from Channel 2…
Bell Globemedia is under fire from Beyond Borders, a Canuck org that fights child prostitution and pornography, after partially owned cabler Outdoor Life Network allegedly used government tax credits…
Clearing the sked for its new razzle-dazzle primetime lineup, CNBC announced Monday that the popular "Kudlow & Cramer" will be relocated from 8 p.m. ET to daytime.
After the inevitable wilderness period, ousted Canal Plus Group chairman Pierre Lescure has re-emerged onto the Gallic media scene. The ex-pay TV chief is developing a couple of films to be produced…