As Time Warner's WB Network proceeds with its plans for cable distribution in markets ranked 100 and beyond, United Paramount Network is looking to increase its distribution by snagging those WB…
Pan-Latino newsnet CBS TeleNoticias has hired two prominent TV reporters, Lourdes del Rio and Lori Montenegro.
Fox's Washington O&O WTTG was slapped with a $10,000 fine for eight violations of the FCC's rules covering limits on advertisements during children's programming.
TF1, France's leading terrestrial broadcaster, has reported that estimated profits for 1996 fell by 8.6% to 550 million francs ($101 million), despite a 2.8% rise in revenues, which last year hit…
Rupert Murdoch's British Sky Broadcasting will launch a digital platform in the U.K. and immediately plans to order 1 million signal decoders worth almost $400 million.
First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton will appear on "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" Feb. 3.
CanWest Global Communications Corp. failed Tuesday to persuade the Canadian govern-ment to overturn a ruling that blocked it from launching new television stations in Alberta, but the Winnipeg-based…
TV Azteca CEO Ricardo Salinas Pliego is on the road this month, drumming up interest in a $350 million debt offering the broadcaster plans to make in early February.
Continuing its plans to develop programming tiers in one of the world's fastest-growing cable markets, Globo subsidiary NET Brasil is seeking tenders for an equipment deal worth around $150 million…
The new TV ratings program guidelines may provide a shield for broadcasters to pro-vide even more primetime bathroom humor, said Senate Communications Subcommittee chairman Conrad Burns (R-Mont.)…