As part of its annual "Indie Screams" fest, the Independent Film Channel will premiere "The American Nightmare."
Nighttime's still the right time for Rick Ludwin, who just reupped for another three years as senior vice president of latenight and primetime series at NBC.
Starz! pay TV network will present the U.S. premieres this year of two busted theatricals with some pedigree: Paul Schrader's "Forever Mine," starring Joseph Fiennes, Gretchen Mol and Ray Liotta; and…
Scandinavian media outfit Modern Times Group plans to extend its Nordic digital platform, set to start up on Sept. 1, to the Baltic States. Some 30-40 channels will be offered across Sweden, Norway…
Following the record-breaking success of "Walking With Dinosaurs," Discovery Channel and the BBC will create "Walking With Prehistoric Beasts," a three-hour miniseries that picks up where "Dinosaurs"…
BBC America will premiere "Mirrorball," featuring the comedy team from "Absolutely Fabulous," beginning in 2001. Comedy Central, which aired "Fabulous" in the U.S. will carry the series.
Fox Cable's the Health Network has signed deals with two major cable operators, Time Warner and Adelphia Communications, which will help to propel the channel's subscriber base from 17.5 million to…
Thesp Michelle Trachtenberg has landed a killer role. The 14-year-old actress will join the cast of the WB's supernatural hit "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" this fall, playing a girl with psychic…
Cablevision launched its broadband service Monday, offering subscribers the Internet via their televisions and remote controls -- the first such online access in Latin America.
BSkyB is in advanced talks to take control of interactive TV company Open in a deal that will value the business at more than £1.5 billion ($2.25 billion).