German TV group ProSiebenSat 1 soon may move to spin off a large stake or even a majority holding, German media have reported. The TV group is majority owned by U.S. tycoon Haim Saban along with…
Tuning In: With the midterm congressional elections around the corner, TV viewers are awash in political discourse and mudslinging -- provided, that is, they watch the commercials and skip their…
Late, but not too late -- that is the mantra being chanted by senior execs at battling Channel Five, the terrestrial web that finally turned up at Blighty's digital party by bowing spin-off webs…
TCM has entered original production in Spain. The first two--"El productor" (The Producer) and "La silla de Fernando" -- made splashy bows at the recent San Sebastian Film Festival.
While Al Jazeera continues to make headlines across the Western world -- the latest being that former Blighty Home Secretary David Blunkett advised Prime Minister Tony Blair to bomb the satcaster's…
Product placement is king in Latin American television as the industry gets savvier about its use. In the three most important markets -- Argentina, Mexico and Brazil -- there has not only been an…
If you have massive layoffs and cost cuts, and want to couch them as a progressive new strategy -- come up with a name.
Unlike most hits that lose steam in their second and third years, FX's "Nip/Tuck" is climbing into its fourth year as cable king.
The number may soon be up for a handful of high-profile rookie TV shows. Already, those with ominous-sounding one-word titles -- think "Vanished," "Standoff," "Runaway" and "Kidnapped" -- failed to…
Satellite entertainment channel Wowow will supply its programming to the Sky PerfecTV platform, the two companies announced.
Reggaeton smash Daddy Yankee snatched top honors at MTV's 2006 Latin America Music Awards on Thursday night in Mexico City, winning the artist of the year award. But the biggest winner of the night…