Fox Intl. is prepping a new satellite service for Latin America that's due to kick off next April, per Rafael Pastor, Fox's Latin honcho for the operation.
The last of the Buenos Aires TV channels, ATC-Canal 7, is due to be privatized, as part of a widespread privatization program being undertaken by Argentina's president.
Entertainer Lou Rawls helped raise more than $ 11 million for the United Negro College Fund during his 13th annual Christmas weekend telethon.
ABC has pulled its low-rated Joshua Brand-John Falsey series "Going to Extremes" from the February sweeps.
Thanks to Lifetime, Court TV's documentary special on the Rodney King trial will get its first wide exposure in the L.A. area, next Jan. 17 at 10 a.m.
Holiday shopping apparently took precedence over TV during the week ended Dec. 13, when most of the highest-ranked shows in the Nielsen national syndication barter rankings declined or remained flat.
In a public relations nightmare for NBC, Jay Leno has broken his silence over his treatment by the network following David Letterman's threat to bolt.
NBC has set dates for longform programming and specials through the February sweeps, including a first-ever prime time berth for the NBA All-Star Game and the four-hour miniseries "The Ninja Murders."
Facing a declining sports rights marketplace and a desire to get more exposure for the sport, the leaders of IndyCar racing have put together a package of time buys and straight rights fees that will…
Currently in postproduction, Damaged Californians' "Below Thirty/Above 10,000 " is attracting the interest of a number of distributors, largely on the basis of the small production company's recent…
IN THE WORLD OF NETWORK TELEVISION, those who don't study history aren't necessarily doomed to failure, but since most things on TV fail, executives try to hedge their bets and study it anyway.