Luxembourg media comglomerate CLT announced last week that it intends to launch its much-touted second Dutch-language channel, RTL-5, on Oct. 2.
Rupert Murdoch's plans to expand his satellite-delivered entertainment empire into Asia were struck a blow last week with the Chinese signaling disapproval of News Corp.'s recent bid for a piece of…
Australia's top TV programming exex returned home recently from the L.A. Screenings victorious in their quest for all U.S. acquisitions to be made in Australian dollars.
Episodes of "Roseanne" and "The Wonder Years" were among the 27 finalists for the 1993 Humanitas Prizes, which recognize television writing that enriches the viewer.
Cable TV magnate Ted Turner told Congress Friday that TV violence can be directly linked to violence in society and that TV exex bear some responsibility for the flood of homicides throughout the…
While still far from reaching a target 1% market share, the backers of Germany's fledgling news channel N-TV have given the web a vote of confidence by raising its capital base 40%. However, N-TV…
With a vision of the next generation of cable service, Time Warner Inc. is looking to provide a number of new features for viewers beyond the home.
After months of stormy debate and delay, Italian parliament approved a RAI reform law Thursday that will slim down the pubcaster's 16-member board of directors as new management comes on board. The…
British indie TV producer SelecTV is exploring the possibility of creating a U.K. cable channel in the U.S., chief exec Allan McKeown revealed Thursday.
The 1992 docu "Brother's Keeper" will make its homevideo bow Aug. 11 on the Fox Lorber Video label. The film, which garnered awards from the National Board of Review, New York Film Critics Circle…