MTV has formed a telefilm division and tapped former Pacific Western production VP Maggie Malina to run it.
French Prime Minister Lionel Jospin is set to outline his government's plan today for the future financing of the country's pubcasters -- a plan expected to radically alter the balance of ad revenues…
The future of digital TV in Italy is expected to become clearer in the next few days, as pubcaster RAI must decide by Monday about an alliance with Telecom Italia and Rupert Murdoch.
The Monte Carlo Television Market and Festival announced Thursday that it will add two specialized events to this year's installments set to take place in February 1999.
The South African Broadcasting Corp (SABC) is to launch an Africa-wide pay-TV satellite news service by the end of the year.
On Digital, the U.K.'s digital terrestrial TV platform, has confirmed that it will launch Nov. 15, with £90 million ($150 million) earmarked for marketing and consumer support in its first year.
Lifetime, reinforcing its commitment to high-visibility original weekly series, has given full-season renewals to its entire Tuesday primetime block of "Any Day Now," "Maggie" and "Oh Baby."
American TV sellers winging their way this weekend to the French Riviera for Mipcom may be caught between a rock and a hard place.
The Eye has it: CBS has won the seventh night of this fall's new primetime season, according to preliminary Nielsens, and appears headed to an upset victory in household results when full-week…
The continuing trend of broadcast consolidation is hurting the quality of TV news reporting, FCC chairman William Kennard argued Friday in a speech to news chiefs at the annual Radio and TV News…
Kidvid distribber Bohbot Entertainment says it has lined up $100 million in financing to expand its syndie program slate into an ad-hoc broadcast web under the Bohbot Kids Network banner next year.