"Absolute Cobblers" is a British expression for "that's totally ridiculous," but it's also the title of a British gameshow that's headed for U.S. cable or TV syndication in an American version.
It looks like Fox has a dead-end "Ally" on its Tuesday schedule. After a disappointing run in the Tuesday 8 p.m. leadoff slot, "Ally," an innovative half-hour repackaging of the hit "Ally McBeal,"…
Marc Tessier, president of publicly owned France Television, on Wednesday urged the French government to speed up its preparations for terrestrial digital TV.
Children's Television Workshop will be launching a quartet of kids shows for January's NATPE confab with hopes to match the success of "Sesame Street" and "Dragon Tales."
Toronto-based animation and children's TV programmer Nelvana announced Monday a three-part distribution/production deal worth more than C$47 million ($32 million) with RTV Entertainment of Germany.
The sixth edition of the Mip Asia TV market kicks off today, with host Reed Midem Organization (RMO) hoping that, after the decline in attendance brought on by the recent economic woes of the region…
NBC has greenlit a new version of the 1950s gameshow "Twenty One," recruiting gabber Maury Povich to serve as host of the reincarnated quizzer. Peacock had ordered four hourlong segs of the skein…
Millionaires now have their very own multimedia shopping channel on French TV. One of the first items offered is a stately French chateau dating back to the 13th century, a giveaway at a mere $3…
The networks with strong strong Christmas specials in their primetime stockings are reaping the goodwill of the season.
Sundance Channel will present live coverage of the Sundance Film Festival during a free preview weekend Jan. 28-30.