Fresh from launching its much-delayed English-language channel Al-Jazeera Intl., Al-Jazeera Networks is revamping the sked for its kiddie channel.
Tuning in: When Mel Gibson unleashed his by-now infamous anti-Semitic tirade, I warned those in Hollywood eager to shun him to tread cautiously, lest they be labeled hypocrites for dealing with…
It's Pelosi vs. Bush, Hoyer vs. Murtha, Clinton vs. McCain. The story of midterms 2006 just began on Election Night. At least that's the hope behind MSNBC's effort to keep alive the Election Night…
Brace yourself for the battle for boys -- a free-wheeling, lowbrow pursuit of the "Jackass" and "Borat" nation that, like a teenager's face, is breaking out all over.
The fall season was supposed to be CBC's big reveal, ushering in a new, audience-friendly era, but the Canuck pubcaster is limping out of the gates.
The New Zealand government is hoping to lure viewers to the Freeview digital platform by bankrolling two new channels. It has committed NZ$79 million ($52.4 million) over the next six years for the…
Just when it looked as if ITV finally had some good news to impart thanks to a promising fall schedule, the uncertainty surrounding the embattled broadcaster is reaching an all-time high.
If the average going rate for a European blockbuster TV miniseries is around $18 million, imagine what a budget twice as large could produce. Such is the thinking behind "War and Peace," a $36…
One of the U.K.'s most successful digital webs, E4, intends to scale down its reliance on U.S. fare. As much of 75% of E4's schedule is devoted to skeins like "Friends," "The Sopranos" and "The OC."
The title character discovers the English countryside is good for more than brisk walks in "Lady Chatterley." Vividly anchored in the rural 1920s, this cinematic rendering of nascent euphoria boasts…