The Spanish Congress approved a digital terrestrial television development law to kickstart DTT in Spain. Legislation, passed Thursday, kills the cap on the number of nationwide analog channels.
The fourth Spain TV Expo will take place Nov. 9-11 in Miami. Spanish channel execs and indie producers will present their latest programming to broadcast net and feevee buyers from the U.S., Canada…
The BBC, fighting rolling strikes as it attempts to negotiate 4,000 job cuts, is to spend an extra £220 million ($398 million) a year on new-media projects and digital services.
CBS has given the thumbs up to Julia Louis-Dreyfus laffer "Old Christine." Eye greenlit 12 episodes of the Warner Bros. TV-produced skein on Wednesday, in addition to the already produced pilot…
Viacom co-COO and co-prexy Leslie Moonves' job title keeps getting bigger but that doesn't mean he has taken his eye off the CBS ball, the exec told affiliates Wednesday. Speaking with station reps…
Shareholders in TV Azteca, led by topper Ricardo Salinas Pliego, voted on Wednesday evening to delist from the New York Stock Exchange, putting the troubled net beyond reach of U.S. regulators.
Gemstar-TV Guide has settled the last of its lawsuits against set-top box manufacturers for patent infringement, inking a deal with Scientific-Atlanta that will net the struggling company $65 million.
BBC America has acquired rights to British series "Footballers Wives." Net plans to put big marketing push behind the program, set to hit the channel July 17, with hopes to capitalize on the…
TNT parlayed a batch of NBA playoff games into a dominant No. 1 in primetime among all ad-supported cable networks during the month of May in total viewers and in the key young-adult categories.
Former "Boomtown" scribes Chris Brancato and Bert Salke are headed to Touchstone Television, ending a two-year relationship with 20th Century Fox TV.
"The Oprah Winfrey Show" was No. 1 in the national syndie ratings for the week of May 16-22, the first week it has taken the top spot since summer 1992, according to distrib King World.