PPay TV giant BSkyB wants the government to drop rules that prevent it bidding for exclusive rights on a protected list of big-ticket sports events, such as the Olympics and World Cup soccer.
Cuban toons will be celebrated at Italy's 13th Cartoons on the Bay TV animation fest.
Actor and producer William Petersen, best known for his portrayal of imperturbable lead investigator Gil Grissom in "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation," will attend the Cannes Mip TV trade fair this…
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Debt laden cabler Virgin Media appointed UBS on today to advise it on the sale of its TV channels, which are reckoned to be worth up to £500 million ($709 million).
ABC has picked up "Impact," a four-hour sci-fi mini-series about humanity's efforts to survive after the moon is hit by a meteor and enters into a collision course with Earth.
A&E has greenlit another tattoo-based reality show featuring former "Inked" star Thomas Pendelton.
Comedy Central has greenlit a series that will feature comedian Daniel Tosh delivering biting commentary about blogs and various other Internet destinations.
The National Geographic Channel has prepped a programming slate for 2009-10 that will include 21 series and a handful of original specials.
With the network upfronts just two months away, it's the start of nail-biting season for primetime's bubble shows.
The teaming of Meredith Baxter and Lesley Ann Warren -- reigning queens of the TV movie back when broadcasters still regularly aired them -- proves more notable than the content of "Bound by a…