Barry Diller acknowledged Monday that TV broadcasting is a tough business and said his USA Network Inc.'s TV stations will be sold off or will find a partner, possibly by year end. It's the first…
First Look Pictures, the homevideo/DVD division of Overseas Filmgroup, has acquired U.S. TV, homevid and DVD distrib rights of the Richard Sears-helmed comedy "Bongwater," based on the novel by…
Troubled Canuck TV producer Telescene Film Group is filing for bankruptcy protection. The Montreal-based company announced Friday that it intends to file a proposal under the Canadian Bankruptcy and…
Japan marked what may be a sea change in its TV broadcasting business Friday with the launch of new digital satellite channels. With high budgets for developing channels and limited viewership, the…
NBC will launch a new latenight standup comedy showcase next month -- ending the 17-year run of the Peacock's weekly musicvideo series "Friday Night."
Christiane zu Salm, managing director of MTV Germany, is ankling her post to become managing director of mini-web tm3, according to local reports.
Along with its Latin American partner Ashmore, Gaylord Cable Networks last week launched MusicCountry Latin America in Argentina.
"Entertainment Tonight's" weekly edition was the weekend warrior during the third full week of the November sweeps, earning its best ratings in more than four years. "ET Weekend," with an episode…
Asa Severud, head of business development with Volvo Parts, has been appointed CEO of Swedish commercial channel TV4-Gothenburg.
Alliance Atlantis has upped Jeff Lynas to VP, U.S. operations and sales, for the TV Group.
The History Channel in Oz is expanding to a full 24 hours from a six-hour block. The channel airs as part of Foxtel's Entertainment Plus Tier package, along with sister channels the A&E Network and…