Mary Carole McDonnell has been named to the new post of VP of programming for Partner Stations Network (PSN), a programming partnership among 53 TV stations.
BBC World has increased its viewership in the past year by 11% in the Asia-Pacific region, according to research by the Pan Asian Cross Media Survey, compared with 4% growth for CNN and a 9% dip for…
Pearson, the company behind the new "Family Feud" and "To Tell the Truth," is developing an update of gamer "Card Sharks" for a potential fall 2001 rollout in broadcast syndication. Though the show…
Feevee channel producer XYZ Entertainment has appointed Cherie Romaro general manager of entertainment service Arena and Sandra Hook G.M. of the Lifestyle Channel; both will report to XYZ chief…
ABC has reupped yakker "Politically Incorrect With Bill Maher" for two more years, carrying the show through its sixth season on the Alphabet net.
Granada Media has joined with U.K. drugstore chain Boots to form an Internet and broadband TV company dedicated to health and beauty.
Cory Shields has been named vice president, NBC Corporate Communications. Shields joined NBC in July 1997 as director, NBC News media relations, where he was responsible for press and publicity for…
Zee Telefilms launched its education channel Zed TV on Thursday, becoming the first satellite network with a separate education-focused web in India.
Forget the posturing over who won this week's presidential debate: The really interesting war of words is the one heating up this week among spinmeisters for the Big Three networks. To be sure…
Latino sports channel Pan-american Sports Network (PSN) has launched sister Web site PSN.com.
CBS' big gamble on "Bette" has paid off -- at least initially -- as Wednesday's premiere of the much-touted laffer delivered the net's best comedy ratings on the night in more than five years. Bette…