The U.K. government has greenlit proposals to launch a new TV channel dedicated to providing local news and content.
Bosnia and Herzegovina has joined the European Audiovisual Observatory, bringing the org's membership up to 37.
Looking to boost its presence around the globe, Viacom said Wednesday it is promoting veteran executive Bob Bakish to the newly created position of CEO of international media networks.
All the talk about incivility in politics brought to mind a periodic complaint registered by those in entertainment -- namely, that critics have become less civil, and sometimes outright…
Few seriously doubted that the federal government would give the greenlight to Comcast's $30 billion acquisition of a 51% stake in NBC Universal.
In casting the dissenting vote in the FCC's 4-1 approval of the Comcast-NBC Universal merger, commissioner Michael Copps chided his colleagues for a decision that "erodes diversity, localism and…
Laszlo Barna, prexy of eOne Television is stepping down Feb. 1 to create TV/film production venture Pier 21 Films, which will have a first-look agreement with parent company eOne.
Paulist Prods. is stepping up its investment in new production and development in an effort to reach a wider aud with inspirational TV and film projects.
David E. Kelley's latest drama, "Harry's Law," opened to decent numbers for NBC on Monday, but the night overall continues to perplex the Peacock.
E! is getting airborne with Richard Branson.
Fox has given pilot orders to a drama project from "Heroes" creator/exec producer Tim Kring and a laffer from Rob Thomas.