Herbert Kloiber's Teutonic TV group TeleMunchen is relaunching terrestrial web Tele 5 on April 29.
Newsroom staffers at Radio-Canada, the French CBC Television and Radio networks, may be on the picket line by Thursday.
Beleaguered La7 began broadcasting as an all-news network Monday, making it the only national channel independent of billionaire media tycoon and Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.
Quizzer "Weakest Link" has bombed in India because auds and contestants don't like the local presenter's Anne Robinson-style bitchiness.
The National Football League is trying to engineer a late-season overhaul that would beef up the lineup of ABC's "Monday Night Football"-- but execs at CBS and Fox may make ABC pay through the nose…
NBC has pulled the plug on the Adam Sandler-produced comedy pilot "Leave Me Alone" after producers refused to sign off on a clause designed to limit the net's liability in potential legal tussles…
Tim Curry and Gary Cole have joined the WB's new take on "Family Affair," while Katey Sagal has agreed to ABC's "8 Simple Rules" and William Fichtner will join John Hannah in taking ABC's "The Oath."
Revlon is giving ABC's "All My Children" the ultimate makeover.
FX Networks has upped Chris Carlisle from senior VP to exec VP of marketing and promotions.
Joe Schlosser, who has served as Los Angeles bureau chief of Broadcasting & Cable magazine since 1999, has been named VP of communications and publicity of Hallmark Channel.
Comedy Central is doing something dramatic for a change, breaking precedent by taking on the clearance of a network with which it has no financial connection.