Thematic channel distributor Zone Vision has announced the launch of its telenovela channel Romantica in Turkey on the DigiTurk platform. Web, the second Zone Vision channel in Turkey (Reality TV, a…
Granada Media has purchased a 45% share in independent Irish station TV3 in a £29.3 million ($41 million) deal.
Michele Cotta, director of French pubcaster France 2, has slammed such shows as "Survivor" and "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," saying that they are involved in "the exploitation of violence, money…
The New York Yankees have proposed renewing their exclusive contract with the MSG regional cable net for a whopping $1.4 billion for the next 10 years, and MSG has named Seth Abraham, prexy of Time…
Playwright Alexandra Cunningham has inked an overall deal with Steven Bochco Prods. to write for current Bochco shows and develop original and assigned material.
NBC may have been the big Emmy winner Sunday night, but ABC's telecast of the show has made the Alphabet web a big winner, too. According to preliminary national results from Nielsen, the three-hour…
ABC News is close to announcing that Jack Ford will be named a substitute anchor for Charles Gibson on "Good Morning America."
Ratings for the U.S. Open on CBS slipped well below last year's marks, but still logged the tennis tourney's second-best overnights since 1995. According to Nielsen, Sunday's men's final showed the…
CNBC has signed financial commentator Louis Rukeyser to anchor its November election coverage and to produce and host other specials.
USA Network has commissioned the two-hour original movie "Class Warfare," to debut on the cabler next year. Pic, described as "Ten Little Indians" for the high school set, stars Kiele Sanchez and…
Big scores from "Monday Night Football" and the Primetime Emmy Awards bookended a strong week for ABC, which cruised to its biggest summer ratings in several years. The Alphabet web, which also…