Rainbow Media, the programming arm of Cablevision Systems, has committed $100 million to launch a package of three local cable channels devoted to weather and traffic, education and entertainment to…
For the first week ever, more households tuned to basic cable during primetime than the four major broadcast networks combined for the week of June 22-28, according to Nielsen Media Research figures…
With a quick settlement unlikely in the NBA lockout, execs at CBS and Fox have started seriously exploring the idea of launching a rival basketball league.
Buena Vista TV Prods. chairman Lloyd Braun has enticed former ABC drama chief Greer Shephard back to Disney with an exclusive overall deal for her and Emmy-nominated director/producer Michael M…
Robert Halmi Sr., chairman of Hallmark Entertainment, will be honored by the global television community at the Intl. Emmy Awards in November.
"The Magic Hour" is due for an assist tonight from Fartman's alter ego, aka Howard Stern.
This just in: "NewsRadio" has been cleared for rerun broadcasts this fall on more than 100 stations covering 75% of U.S. TV households.
Discovery Networks, Flextech and UKTV have all struck deals for their channels to be carried on Sky Digital, the digital satellite TV platform launched by British Sky Broadcasting.
Sony Pictures Entertainment is going local in yet another foreign territory -- the parent company's home ground, Japan.
Ted Turner's Cartoon Network is looking for more information about its Asian audience.
Daytime syndie talkshows took a Nielsen nose dive in the week ended June 21.