The rabbit-like multiplication of cable and syndication outlets around the world has provided indie TV outfits with more opportunities than ever. However, with this increase comes greater viewer…
While there's still no official word from the studio, station sources say Columbia TriStar Television Distribution is stepping up efforts to launch a syndie daytime strip hosted by Donny and Marie…
David Flint, a prominent critic of Oz's media ownership laws, has been appointed chairman of federal communications law enforcement agency the Australian Broadcasting Authority .
Cable TV has finally taken off in Spain. The Development Ministry this week awarded the country's first cable TV franchises to Cable i Televisio de Catalunya (CTC), a consortium led by cable operator…
The U of Pennsylvania's Annenberg Public Policy Center has awarded a $200,000 grant to Unapix Entertainment and the Entertainment Group to fund the development of an educational children's TV series…
The last license for digital terrestrial television in the U.K. has been awarded to S4C Digital Networks Ltd. (SDN), a company set up by the Welsh TV channel, S4C.
Comedian Chris Elliott and three other actors have joined the cast of NBC's "The Naked Truth," which will air at 9:30 p.m. Mondays this fall.
Televisa's former chief corporate officer and his brother reportedly will sell their con-trolling shares to current chairman, president and CEO Emilio Azcarraga Jean.
Signaling a move toward becoming a bigger force in the music industry while significantly raising its profile with cable viewers, the Box has merged with TCI Music.
The cumulative ratings of original movies on the Family Channel have fallen 8% so far in 1997. The number was wrong in Monday’s story. * * * Billy Crudup will next appear in Warner Bros.’ “Without…
The battle for cable carriage in New York between Time Warner Cable and Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. --- one of the most acrimonious legal fights ever waged by media companies --- will end today with…