Publishing group Handelsblatt has lifted its stake in news web N-TV from 28.5% to 47.33%.
Europe's commissioner for culture, Viviane Reding, will unveil the first draft of controversial European Union-wide TV laws at the European Culture Council on May 23.
The last independent television station in Russia, TV-6, shuttered Monday night after the Media Ministry revoked its broadcast licence. The move came just hours after station bosses rejected a…
U.S. cabler Liberty Media is reportedly in talks to buy cash-strapped kidvidder EM.TV's 45% stake in Herbert Kloiber's Tele Munchen Group (TMG), owner of Germany's second largest film library.
Rupert Murdoch has signaled that he does not intend to withdraw from Kirch's loss-making pay TV web Premiere World.
After their win for HBO mini "Band of Brothers" exec producers Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks appeared backstage with many of the thesps who played the men of Easy Company. "There was not a single…
The 59th annual Golden Globes majored in math, with a minor in music. "A Beautiful Mind," Universal/ DreamWorks' bio about troubled mathematician John Nash from Imagine Entertainment, won four…
Carla Pennington, a 12-year Paramount veteran, will exec produce upcoming syndie talker "Dr. Phil," which Paramount Domestic TV is producing and King World is distributing.
Paramount TV's "Life Moments," a femme-oriented daytime hour aimed at the 2002-03 season for firstrun syndication, has moved closer to a go by scoring a deal with NBC-owned TV stations.
The granddaddy of all the contrived reality shows, "Real World," is still racking up big audiences on MTV after a decade of pulling together seven young people to live together for three months under…
The signs of a dramatic dropoff in attendance at this week's NATPE convention are all over the place -- but at least some participants will find a purpose in, of all things, a panel about repurposing.