Court TV has signed Martin Sheen to host its upcoming one-hour documentary "Virus of Violence," which will be announced Friday by the cabler at the Television Critics Assn. Tour in Pasadena.
Odyssey, the family cable web run by Hallmark Entertainment and the Jim Henson Co., will add 450,000 new subscribers in Milwaukee courtesy of Time Warner Cable.
Helmer Arthur Allan Seidelman is set to direct Richard Crenna in "By Dawn's Early Light" for Showtime Networks. Written by Jacqueline Leather and David Seidler and produced by Dan Paulson, the film…
Newcomers Bonnie Somerville and Brad Hawkins have been tapped to star alongside a host of contemporary musicians in "Shake, Rattle & Roll," the CBS November sweeps mini tracing the evolution of rock…
Granada Group has agreed to pay £22 million ($34 million) for a 9.9% stake in the Liverpool soccer club, one of the biggest names in English sport. Granada, which is a leading player in the ITV…
Despite the on-going success of tabloid news show "Duro y Directo" (Hard and Direct), Televisa will end its 19-month run on Friday in a bid to reduce onscreen violence.
The rare TV appearances of comedian Lenny Bruce will be displayed at the Museum of Television & Radio in L.A. and New York in the show "Two Five-Letter Words: Lenny Bruce."
Jay Leno is on a roll. Even with rerun segs and late starts due to NBC's Wimbledon coverage, "The Tonight Show" has notched a 52-week latenight winning streak, according to just-released Nielsen…
Digital TV transmission on terrestrial frequencies made its debut in continental Europe on Monday when dominant Italo pay TV operator Telepiu presented its new services in the Southern Italy town of…
Spanish commercial web Antena 3 TV (A3TV) inked a three-year accord Monday with Spanish producers' lobby Fapae to commit $55.9 million for local pic and TV productions by indie produc-ers.
The WB netlet has discovered a little "Star" power on its Sunday schedule.