NBC Universal has promoted Bridget Baker to prexy of distribution for the company's portfolio of cable networks, led by USA, Sci Fi Channel, MSNBC, CNBC and Bravo.
The History Channel has promoted Nancy Dubuc to take over as exec VP-general manager. Dan Davids, a 22-year veteran of History and parent network A&E, will leave his post as president of the net at…
FX has ordered a third season of the Morgan Spurlock docuseries "30 Days," while E! Entertainment TV has slated eight episodes of "Boulevard of Broken Dreams," a new series from the team behind the…
Eileen Opatut has stepped down as head of original programming for MTV Networks' Logo, the cable group's fledgling channel aimed at gay auds.
Consumer groups Monday called on members of the European Parliament to restrict junk food TV ads aimed at children, ahead of a debate at the parliament in Strasbourg on proposed changes to the…
One of the highest-rated NFL primetime contests of the season lifted NBC to a ratings victory on Sunday, as the net swept all key categories according to preliminary Nielsen nationals.
"Da Ali G Show," Sacha Baron Cohen's HBO-broadcast satirical half-hour, has failed to catch fire in Spain, more evidence that the country just doesn't "get" Baron Cohen's schtick.
Eastern European Acquisition Pool has inked distribution deals with Bulgarian TV channel TV7 and Hungary's TV2.
With little chance that he'll be bearing his breast, Prince will perform at halftime at the Super Bowl on Feb. 4. Game is being played at Miami and televised by CBS.
Here! network is now available on Verizon's FiOS all-digital network on a subscription basis. Owned by Paul Colichman, Here!'s gay-oriented pay-TV lineup is also available as a video-on-demand…