VH1 is growing older. The cable net will launch VH1 Classic, a digital net targeted to baby boomers, May 8.
American Movie Classics will kick off a 10-hour film series dedicated to women pioneer filmmakers on May 30 with the premiere of "Reel Models: The First Women of Film," a documentary special hosted…
Europe International, owner of Europe's biggest sports channel, is planning to launch a digital channel modeled on the U.S.' ESPN in time for the Sydney Olympic Games in September.
The 2000 Primetime Emmys nomination deadline for programs that aired during sweeps between 6 p.m. and 2 a.m. from April 1 through May 31 is today. Noms must be received by the end of the business…
In a surprise move, Pio Cabanillas, the energetic CEO of Spanish pubcaster RTVE, is ankling his post to become government spokesman and minister without portfolio in Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar's…
Japanese web Fuji Television started test broadcasting this week of a service that will provide daily satellite transmissions of its programming to broadcasters in the Asian-Pacific region.
Ed Goren, who helped lead Fox Sports to 13 wins at the 21st Annual Sports Emmy Awards on Wednesday night, has been promoted to president of the sports cabler.
Time Warner Cable has stepped up its retransmission consent battle with ABC, taking out full-page ads in a number of major newspapers this week.
Bulldog journo Jerry Nachman and former network exec Marilyn Wilson have been tapped as exec producers of ABC's latenight talker "Politically Incorrect." Nachman and Wilson replace Doug Wilson, who…
"Jerry Springer Show," which ranked second only to "Oprah" in yakkers for 47 straight weeks, shared the No. 2 spot with "Live With Regis & Kathie Lee," during the week that ended April 16. Like…