Buena Vista Intl. Television has agreed to supply live-action feature films, including those from Touchstone and Hollywood Pictures, to Hongkong Telecom IMS' new video on demand service, which…
Stakes were raised in the multibillion-dollar battle between Latino satcasters Monday when Sky Latin America inaugurated a satellite uplink center here and rival Galaxy Latin America launched an…
Looking to give the Cartoon Network a run for its animated money, Disney/ABC Cable Networks on Monday announced plans to launch a new 24-hour Disney Channel spin-off for basic cable titled Toon…
Time Warner is heading for a showdown at the Western Cable Show with a number of major cable operators, including three of the biggest: Media One, Comcast and Cablevision Systems Corp.
The Nashville Network (TNN), which is going all out to increase the profile of its flagship hourlong series "Prime Time Country," will take the show on the road for four weeks next year.
Buena Vista Television is moving forward with plans to produce a syndie talkshow fronted by Robert Urich. "The Robert Urich Show" is described as a lighthearted mix of celebrity interviews and…
Looking to separate itself from the premium cable movie pack, Cinemax has upped its commitment to high-profile independent features and has several skedded to premiere on the service in the coming…
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.