Bob Levi, president of worldwide program planning and acquisitions for the Turner Entertainment Group, has snared the Silver Circle award of the National Academy of TV Arts & Sciences.
French private network M6 on Thursday posted net profits of 59.7 million euros ($50.5 million) for the first half of the year, up a massive 44.5% over the same period in 1999. Revenues stood at…
German cable wars took a new turn Wednesday with the Deutsche Landesmedienanstalten, Germany's highest media authority, issuing a warning to cabler Primacom over plans to introduce fees to digital…
MTV may have hung up on "Loveline," but the show goes on for the show's Dr. Drew Pinsky. Pilot for the untitled talk-reality project, in development at Twentieth Television with Pinsky and former MTV…
Commercial web RTL has boarded the Hallmark Entertainment fantasy series "Dinotopia" as co-production partner.
HBO Asia has upped senior vice president of sales and marketing James Marturano to exec VP of HBO Asia and managing director of HBO South Asia.
Leading Brazilian pay TV programmer Globosat will rebrand its five film channels in October. Telecine 1, which features new releases and is the highest rated pay TV net in Brazil along with…
German kidvidder BKN Intl. has acquired for $13 million the exploitation rights to the library of New York-based Good Times Entertainment.
One of the biggest surprises amid the most recent batch of national household syndie ratings is the boost that the season preem of "Live With Regis" earned week-to-week and year-to-year. Skein, which…
Satellite companies DirecTV and Echostar have hauled the federal government into court over a law that the companies say would do serious damage to their business.
British TV distributors know they will always be a distant second to Hollywood, but they have devised plans to up the U.K.'s 9% share of the global programming export market.