The pan-European satellite network Eurosport has signed up for carriage on Spanish digital direct-to-home platform, Via Digital.
Despite months of economic turmoil in the region, CNN Intl. and TNT & Cartoon Network have made significant gains in distribution over the past year, according to Mike Byrd, managing director of…
NTL Inc. and U.S. West have emerged as rival contenders to take over Telewest, the U.K.'s second-largest cable operator.
Andre P. Carey has moved over from his VP of business affairs post to take the reins as VP of original programming for TNT, where he will be responsible for developing original movies, miniseries and…
NBC Asia has launched its newest channel, NBC Japan, on direct broadcast satellite service DirecTV, marking the network's first entry into the Japanese market.
Nickelodeon has pacted to buy 26 episodes of the Sunbow Entertainment animated series "Brothers Flub" that will premiere on the Viacom kidnet during the 1998-99 season.
A Denver judge ruled Wharf Holdings, the parent company of Wharf Cable, in contempt Friday for failing to turn over assets to cable operator United Intl. Holdings (UIH).
UPN's attempt to prevent Sinclair Broadcast Group stations from defecting to the WB network received what may prove to be a fatal blow on Monday.
In a highly unusual pact, NBC has ordered 13 episodes of Bright/Kauffman/Crane's next comedy series, and the Peacock web has agreed to cover the entire cost of producing the show, so that Warner…
More than a few syndie legends of the fall were upset during the past November sweep. The final Nielsen report card on the November book is still a few weeks off, but national numbers are in for all…