Columbia TriStar is poised to ink a pay-per-view deal with the four U.K. cable companies that signed a non-exclusive PPV deal with Warner Bros. last week (Daily Variety, Oct. 17).
Britain's Channel Four may soon have less need for the U.S. sitcoms and dramas that have helped sustain its cult status.
Televisa turned in a strong third quarter, analysts said, with marked improvements in its operating results.
Playboy and the Cisneros Group are joint-venturing to own and operate Playboy TV and AdulTVision channels in Germany and Scandinavia.
The Major League Baseball playoffs threw syndie skeins a curveball in the week ending Oct. 12.
Georges Leclere, a Frenchman with wide experience in broadcasting, the arts and politics, has been tapped to succeed Arthur Kane as executive director of the international council of the National…
"X"-philes turned out in droves over the weekend for the broadcast syndie bow of Chris Carter's dark and distinctive Fox drama.
Leading Australian film and TV producer/distrib the Becker Group on Thursday unveiled its new sports division, which will tee off late next month by televising the Australian (southern) summer PGA…
The WB is swapping timeslots for its Sunday series "Unhappily Ever After" and its frosh comedy "The Tom Show."