Mexican media conglom Televisa's first toon is a hit in Latin America, but it remains to be seen if it has global appeal. "El chavo," about the adventures of a homeless boy, made a rare pan-regional…
Telecoms and pay TV group StarHub has won the exclusive TV rights in Singapore to three years of English Premier League soccer, running from 2007 through 2009.
The Dutch TV mogul John de Mol has once again increased his stake in the leading U.K. indie RDF Media, maker of "Wife Swap."
Rights to the NBC hit "Heroes" have been purchased by the BBC's upscale web BBC2. "Heroes" was bound to be picked up by a U.K. terrestrial web following the purchase of the pay TV, cable and…
BSkyB's stock has fallen following a warning by U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs that the satcaster may struggle to meet its earnings forecasts.
Rome will host a high-profile international event dedicated to TV drama with July 2-7, 2007, set as the dates for its debut edition being launched in close collaboration with the Eternal City's…
BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, has made a rare breakthrough in the Chinese TV market by licensing talent show format, "Just the Two of Us," to terrestrial web Hunan Television.
NASN, the European channel that specializes in live broadcasts of major American sports, has launched a 24-hour service in Poland.
South Korea moved a stop closer to its long-delayed rollout of internet protocol television (IPTV) with the start of trial services by a KT Corp.-led consortium.
A report released by watchdog the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) on Thursday shows Oz digital take up is still slow with just 29% of Aussie households with access to digital…
Canadians will be able to watch "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip," "The OC" and "Smith" online, after the CTV web inked with Warner Bros. Intl. TV for broadband rights for the shows. It's the first…