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As "Taken" takes off and Sci Fi Channel looks to bolster its brand, the cable network has hired longtime Trilogy Entertainment Group exec Mark Stern to serve as senior vice president of original…
Most daily syndicated shows posted year-to-year ratings declines during the November sweep, as both household and people using television figures were down compared to last year.
Lifetime Television has prescribed a 22-episode fourth season of Sunday night drama "Strong Medicine."
Bill Clinton, Nelson Mandela, Whoopi Goldberg and U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan have joined forces for "World Action Concert: An Evening of Hope and Commitment," to be held next May 5 at Radio…
CNBC interim head of business news David Friend will stay in the job permanently, as network prexy-CEO Pamela Thomas-Graham has promoted him to senior veepee of business news.
The National Football League has sealed a new deal to keep its Sunday Ticket package on DirecTV for at least another five years. Pact gives DirecTV exclusive direct broadcast satellite rights to the…
Carl Beverly has been upped to head of drama programming for Universal Television. In his new role as senior VP, Beverly will oversee development of new hourlong series as well as current drama…
Bankrupt TV and rights giant Kirch Media is demanding the return of €115 million ($115 million) from retail giant and former shareholder Rewe.
Canal Plus Group is poised to sell Studio Canal's TV arm, Expand -- with media group Lagardere tipped as the favorite to snap up the TV production powerhouse.