CNBC is moving into Africa this year, with the launch of the first dedicated business channel for sub-Saharan Africa, to go live on Multichoice's DStv satellite service in May.
Channel 4 recorded its highest figure ever for the launch of a U.S. comedy when "Ugly Betty" -- a breakout hit for ABC in the U.S. -- bowed on the web Friday.
MSNBC will carry the first televised presidential debate of the 2008 race when Democratic hopefuls square off in South Carolina on April 26.
The high hopes attending the appointment of Michael Grade as ITV's new executive chairman are finally being put to the test. Grade, who jumped ship from the BBC in November, started work at the…
Tom Hanks, Jennifer Lopez, David Spade, Geena Davis and Dane Cook have been added as presenters at the 64th annual Golden Globe Awards.
NBC's "Grease" reality skein opened to fairly slick numbers Sunday as the net looks to build a lineup on the night following the end of its football season.
Thomas A. Walsh, production designer of "Desperate Housewives," has been re-elected president of the Art Directors Guild & Scenic, Title and Graphic Artists for a second three-year term.
Twelve-year Peacock vet Henry Ahn has been promoted to executive veep of NBCU Television Networks Distribution. Bridget Baker, president of NBCU Television Networks Distribution, made the…
Ron Mitchell, veteran film and television producer and production manager, died Dec. 27 in Depoe Bay, Ore. after a two-year battle with lymphoma. He was 69.
Dutch reality TV tycoon John de Mol has acquired a 5.15% stake in his former company Endemol.
NBC's unscripted contest "Grease: You're The One That I Want" delivered good but not great numbers in its 90-minute series premiere Sunday, a night that Fox carried thanks to a mammoth hourlong NFL…