Political attack ads were under attack themselves in the nation's capital on Thursday, with TV broadcasters facing the loss of hundreds of millions in ad revenues.
Interactive TV technology company OpenTV said Thursday that it plans to acquire two of its rivals: ACTV, for $92.3 million in stock, and Wink Communications, for $101 million in cash.
Here's news the underachieving family on Fox's upcoming entry "The Grubbs" can grimly appreciate: The net has reduced its order of the new fall sitcom.
MTV2 will preem weekly entertainment news program "The Wrap," with Gideon Yago of MTV News as host, this Saturday as part of MTV2's "Preview Weekend."
U.K. producer-distributor Zeal Television has sold five key formats in the U.S.
"Survivor" format owner Castaway Television Prods. is suing ITV company Granada for copyright infringement for "I'm a Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here!," ITV's recent mega-ratings success.
Nickelodeon will spin off hit animated series "Rugrats," but with a different take than previously announced.
The Heritage Networks and Vibe magazine are joining forces to develop a news entertainment show "Weekend Vibe." Both AMC, with "Access Hollywood," and MTV2 made similar announcements this week.
ABC continued its early-season success with comedies Wednesday, as the one-hour preem of "My Wife and Kids" was the night's standout performer, overshadowing a strong finale for CBS' "Big Brother 3"…
TNT has unwrapped its Charles Barkley talkshow.
Interest in Deutsche Telekom's vast German cable assets appears to be dropping, and so does the price.