Showtime is fighting mad after five cable networks aired the controversial Mike Tyson-Evander Holyfield boxing match in its entirety despite the pay TV company's exclusive rights to the June 28 bout.
TNT has set a 10:30 p.m. Aug. 7 launch date for "Rough Cut," a weekly half-hour magazine series devoted to insider news and discussion about the film industry.
Senior producer Daniel Salzman’s first name was omitted from Wednesday’s story about production staff appointments on Columbia TriStar Television Distribution’s new latenight strip “Vibe.” * * *…
Showtime has announced it will premiere its new sci-fi adventure series "Stargate SG-1," starring Richard Dean Anderson, on July 27 in the 8 p.m. slot, kicking off with a two-hour premiere followed…
ABC News has agreed to produce 40 hours of original profiles for A&E's flagship series "Biography" over the next two years.
Charles Kuralt, a veteran of CBS News who covered hard-news stories but was happiest spinning his tales of offbeat Americans in out-of-the-way places, died Friday at age 62.
In his first public statement following the takeover of the territory by China, Secretary for Broadcasting Chau Tak-hay announced that the Hong Kong government will undertake a major study of…
Chinese Television Network (CTN) has launched what it believes to be the first 24-hour Chinese cable channel in North America.
The cable industry is crowing about Nielsen primetime numbers for the second quarter, showing that cable networks as a category not only are continuing to draw viewers away from the broadcast…
A federal appeals court Thursday upheld an injunction that prevents New York City officials from pushing the Fox News Channel onto the city's cable system, handing Time Warner Inc. another victory in…
French pay television giant Canal Plus revealed details of its deal to sell a 37.5% interest in German pay TV channel Premiere to the Kirch Group, while also acquiring Kirch's 45% share in Italian…