Comcast Corp. is in discussions with the Fox/Liberty sports joint venture, ESPN and CNN-SI about tying its Philadelphia sports channel to a national programming "backdrop" offered by one of the three…
CBS' new TV station group CEO Mel Karmazin promised a group of Wall Street investors Wednesday he would deliver a turnaround in the poorly performing unit as soon as the third quarter of this year.
Granada Group has launched its friendly takeover bid for Yorkshire Tyne Tees TV, but faces a battle to persuade some powerful Yorkshire shareholders to accept the £711 million ($1.18 billion) offer.
Top execs of Italo major broadcasters RAI and Mediaset, state-owned telco Stet and French pay TV giant Canal Plus will meet in Rome today to close an agreement for a single digital platform, industry…
Gentlemen, start your engines: The latenight horse race between Columbia TriStar's new syndie strip "Vibe" and Buena Vista Television's "Keenen Ivory Wayans" begins Aug. 4.
In a business obsessed with youth, newly appointed ABC Entertainment chairman Stu Bloomberg took the unusual step Tuesday of touting his age, 47, as one of the main attributes he brings to the job.
The creation of Colombia's first two private TV stations could prove a washout after contenders blanched last week at the prospect of paying a minimum $95 million for the licenses.
The TV content ratings stirred up discontent in D.C. again Tuesday as a triumphant press conference was quickly announced and then even more quickly canceled, and industry mavens debated the trauma…
Spanish commercial broadcaster Tele 5 has confirmed its position at the forefront of TV production in Spain by creating a studio and TV production complex, the Picasso Studios.
Brian Keith, the burly, gruff film and TV performer who gained his greatest fame in the 1960s sitcom classic "Family Affair," shot and killed himself Tuesday in the wake of a series of medical and…
British Digital Broadcasting has been awarded all three of the digital terrestrial TV licenses it was bidding for, licenses representing at least 15 of 30 or so planned digital terrestrial TV…