U.S. Spanish-lingo net Azteca America has signed up two affiliates in Texas, bringing its reach of the Hispanic population to 56%, or more than 15 million potential viewers.
South African men like to appear tough, but new research indicates that millions are closet soap fans. An advertising industry study has revealed that U.S.-produced "The Bold and the Beautiful" draws…
"Da Ali G Show" bowed to good reviews on HBO on Feb. 28, but wot about da Ali G movie? "Ali G Indahouse," produced by Working Title Films low-budget arm WT2 and released by Universal's UPI, was a hit…
The race is on to clone "Joe." In the wake of the spectacular success of Fox's twisted reality skein "Joe Millionaire," producers and network development execs are mulling a slew of ideas designed to…
DirecTV detonated a bombshell earlier this month that shook up the Walt Disney Co. Taking Disney completely off guard, the satellite distributor went public with the charge that its ABC Family…
"Charlie's Angels" meets "Mission: Impossible" in a kitchen -- this is the concept behind "The Gourmet Girls," a food show for BBC Worldwide that will start airing in June on the BBC Food channel in…
Showbiz comebacks rarely go according to plan -- ask Chris Evans, the somewhat shop-soiled golden boy of British TV.
Commercial broadcaster MediaCorp is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year with its first 100-episode drama series, "Holland Village," named after a bustling suburb of Singapore.
Dutch pubcaster BNN has its finger on the pulse of teen viewers, but other parts of the anatomy are getting a rise with older auds. Paradoxically, BNN's latest series, "Neuken Doe Je Zo!" ("This Is…
Balkan Bulgarian Television (BBT), a new national cable channel aimed at the lucrative teen and young adult market, bowed this month in Bulgaria. BBT management says its short-term focus is to bring…