It is not uncommon in wealthy Asian countries such as Japan and Hong Kong to see perfectly functional TV sets left out in the street for the garbage collectors to pick up -- their faddy, tech-savvy…
A rural housewife and a middle-class city-dwelling homemaker swap places and live in each other's houses for a fortnight. So far, so familiar -- this is "Wife Swap," right?
It was great to see Marcy Carsey bright and early this morning at the Oxygen Mentors Walk along the Santa Monica shore. She’s a television hero, in my book, having done it (mostly) her way in the biz…
Argentina's biggest media conglom Grupo Clarin is preparing to go public. The Buenos Aires Stock Exchange has approved its initial public offering and now Clarin is seeking the go-ahead from the…
To get an idea of what the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games mean to China and Chinese broadcasting, it's useful to recall that the world's most populous nation has only been competing in the global event…
Germany has one of the biggest free TV markets in the world, but despite some 30 commercial rivals and plenty of U.S. fare on air, it's pubcasters ARD and ZDF that lead in the ratings, year after…
The increasing practice of creating TV versions of theatrical features from the outset of production recently led to a public row between one of Germany's most famous auteurs and its leading film…
If there's one thing Germans love, it's big-event TV. In recent years, all of Germany's major TV broadcasters have splurged on epic, multimillion-dollar productions.
Hofmann has overseen some of the most successful TV movies and miniseries in the history of German TV, making epic smallscreen productions a staple thanks in large part to his cinematic sensibilities.
Cape Town Community Television will become the second community TV station in the country in February following the July launch of Soweto TV, which broadcasts live daily to the million residents of…
ABC Family has picked up a third season of hit drama "Kyle XY."