Blighty blew a blustery wind over the Swiss Alps Tuesday by making off with an unprecedented clutch of prizes at the Montreux Intl. TV Festival as BBC comedy troupe show "The League of Gentlemen"…
The House is set to vote on a bill today that would require satcasters to carry all local broadcast channels in a market after Jan. 1, 2002.
Three days before the start of the May sweep, there's turmoil in the KCBS newsroom amid talk of a shakeup in its front-line 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. news anchor team of Ann Martin and Michael Tuck.
BBC host Jill Dando has died after being shot outside her west London home. The 37-year-old, who fronted "Crimewatch," "Holiday" and the "Six O'Clock News," was found slumped on her doorstep Monday…
CBS is poised to win its fourth-straight primetime Nielsens week in households thanks to a weekend collapse by NBC that allowed the Eye to double the Peacock in homes both Saturday and Sunday…
Discovery Communications will invest $3 million-$5 million in Fanfare, a classical music cable web scheduled to launch on Thanksgiving Day.
Showtime has scheduled its new weekly satirical drama "Beggars & Choosers" for Saturdays at 10:30 p.m., hiring Brian Kerwin to play the lead as head of programming for a broadcast net that's…
USA Network ramped up the competitive battle among broadcast and cable networks for theatrical movies in the first network window by buying New Line's "Next Friday" starring Ice Cube more than a…
Just call them the O&Os: Nancy O'Dell has officially been crowned co-anchor of the syndie magazine strip "Access Hollywood" alongside Pat O'Brien.
Gary Oldman has been cast as Pontius Pilate in the upcoming CBS miniseries "Jesus."
HBO and competitor Starz! both announced they will launch two new multiplex preem channels.