Franco-American conglom Vivendi Universal said sales fell 4% in the first quarter, hit by lower revenues from its music biz Universal Music Group amid an industry-wide slump. Company said that a…
Producer Endemol has won a 7 million euros ($8 million) commission from Dutch Channel 2 to produce "The Glass House," one of the biggest TV contracts in Holland in the last two years.
Cabler United Pan-Europe Communications is once again being probed by Dutch competition authorities after complaints from disgruntled customers.
U.S. cosmetics heir Ronald Lauder's Central European Media Enterprises has won its $355 million compensation claim against the Czech Republic for failing to protect its investment in commercial…
ESPN has planned a series of specials covering 30 hours of primetime programming from May 31-Sept. 7, 2004, scheduled to draw attention to the 25th anniversary of ESPN.
"American Idol" star and former pop princess Paula Abdul is looking to graduate from TV judge to TV host. Abdul is in talks with "Idol" producers 19 Television and FremantleMedia to moonlight as host…
Fox will try to keep its midseason momentum going -- and challenge NBC for the demo crown -- with an ambitious fall sked boasting four new comedies and a trio of frosh dramas.
Screen and television veteran Robert Stack, best known to audiences as Eliot Ness, the crimefighter on the popular series "The Untouchables," died Wednesday at his home in Los Angeles. He was 84.
Sticking with stability in a year when few networks are playing it safe, UPN will add a new comedy night next season but otherwise stick to the status quo.
In the mad-dash to voice concerns before the FCC makes its media ownership rules official, Disney defended the way it treats its ABC affiliates Wednesday in a letter to the agency.