A move by MSNBC to air same-day repeats of NBC News' "Meet the Press" during the Senate trial of President Clinton is raising eyebrows among some key Peacock affils.
Despite what's shaping up as a shaky year for pay TV in Latin America, Turner is looking to roll out Turner Classic Movies before the millennium is out.
The Greek Ministry of Press has ordered the closure of regional television station Vergina TV in northern Greece for its failure to pay intellectual property rights.
Perennial favorites the Cartoon Network and Discovery Latin America again came out on top in the fifth annual Audits & Surveys report on the state of the Latino cable industry.
MTV Europe is pushing further into the Russian market, this time with the launch of VH1 on satellite TV.
Lifetime will invest $5 million in its new pro-social campaign, an initiative on the issue of child care that will include an original documentary produced by actress Lee Grant.
ABC has ponied up about $35 million for the exclusive broadcast TV rights to Universal's blockbuster hit "Patch Adams" and its two recent disappointing theatricals, "Meet Joe Black" and "Babe: Pig in…
Steven Bochco, now in his sixth season of production on the Emmy Award-winning "NYPD Blue," will be honored with the David Susskind lifetime achievement award by the Producers Guild of America.
Kyra Sedgwick has inked an exclusive development deal with Touchstone Television to produce and star in her first small screen skein.
The National Basketball Assn. has signed a deal with the United Kingdom's ITV Network to produce four TV series for weekly telecast on ITV and its new sister digital channel ITV2.
Syndicated TV series as a category climbed to an average 2.8 rating in the fourth quarter of 1998 in overall daytime Nielsens, an 8% jump over the same period a year ago -- and syndication's best…