South African pay station M-Net said last week it had overcome "indifferent" economic conditions to increase revenues for the financial year ended in March by 20% and comparable earnings by 28%.
The Eye's got a new head yukster: Wendi Goldstein has been named senior VP of comedy development for the web.
The California Cable TV Assn. has locked in the theme of the 2000 Western Show: Broadbandwagon. The show is set for the Los Angeles Convention Center from Nov. 28-Dec. 1; more than 300 companies will…
"Access Hollywood" co-anchor Pat O'Brien has signed on to host primetime summer gameshow "Krypton Factor" for Fox. During each episode of the show, contestants will vie for a prize of $500,000 as…
It was an awfully short "Summer of Love." Fox has yanked the Jennifer Love Hewitt drama "Time of Your Life" off the skeds for good, just two weeks after the series returned from a long hiatus.
Comic thesp Garry Shandling has been tapped to host ABC's broadcast of the 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards.
Mumbai police arrested the exec producer and two production assistants of Channel V's show "V Dare You" for airing an obscene program.
In Demand, the largest pay-per-view distributor in the U.S., has enlisted as its new president and CEO an 18-year veteran of USA Networks, Stephen Brenner. Brenner's priorities are to lock up earlier…
Canadian web CTV has put new exec producers into place at two of its most popular news shows and appointed a new executive at its specialty channel Sportsnet.
Guy Dunstan, a former general manager of Hong Kong-based pan-Asian satcaster Star TV, has been named director of program and content development for TV, radio and new media at pubcaster the…