NBC merges pub units As part of the network’s ongoing cost-cutting plan, NBC merged its electronic and print publicity departments Tuesday and laid off about 10 employees. The Peacock is planning to…
National network Doordarshan (DD) yanked episodes of its popular series "Shaktimaan" (an Indianized "Superman") after news agency UNI reported cases of kids torching themselves in hopes of a…
Heating up the battle for digital TV rights in Spain, Spanish satcaster Via Digital has inked a five-year deal with Universal Studios for nonexclusive firstrun, pay-per-view TV rights to all U pics…
Swiss authorities have given German commercial webs ProSieben and RTL the green light to broadcast a joint Swiss programming window, which will offer programming aimed at audiences in German-speaking…
Daniel Stern, who voices the character of "Dilbert," will star onscreen in his first TV series, a CBS single-camera comedy pilot tentatively titled "Partners."
The hit British kiddieshow "Teletubbies" will make its debut in Japan on April 5 on TV Tokyo.
Canadian broadcaster Chum Television is launching two channels in Canada this September, entertainment news channel Star! and national education network Canadian Learning Television.
The two main channels of India's state broadcaster Doordarshan are to be beamed Asia-wide via the PAS 4 satellite by the end of March.
After months of anticipation, former WB entertainment prexy Garth Ancier was officially handed the same job at NBC Monday and will start May 10, one week before NBC unveils its new fall schedule.
NBC's second network showing of "Schindler's List" give the web a narrow Sunday victory in adults 18-49 and weeklong wins in both that demo and households.
Teen-film actress Rebecca Gayheart ("Scream 2" "Urban Legend") joins Brad Rowe ("Jello Shots"), Eddie Mills ("Push"), Dan Montgomery ("Red Dirt"), Marisa Coughlan ("Killing Mrs. Tingle") and newcomer…