U.S. breakout hit "Heroes" has delivered the highest ever audience for the U.K. Sci Fi Channel in its 12-year history.
Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset could be hit with as much as Euros 800 million ($1.05 billion) in lost business if the government succeeds in pushing through sweeping new media reforms, company…
France's presidential duel between right-winger Nicolas Sarkozy and socialist Segolene Royal is proving a TV audience booster.
Virgin Media, the rebranded U.K. cable service NTL, has struck a content deal with Warner Bros., which it claims is its biggest program supply deal to date.
Portuguese telco operator Sonaecom has revised its bid for the country's largest telecommunications and media company, Portugal Telecom.
The producers of "Project Runway" and "Top Chef" have begun pre-production on a 10-hour reality-competition series for TV Guide Channel called "America's Next Producer."
David E. Kelley has tapped helmer Dwight Little ("Murder at 1600") to direct his adaptation of "Life on Mars" for ABC. Kelley wrote and is exec producing the ABC drama, which revolves around a cop…
Warner Bros. TV has inked a lucrative seven-figure overall deal with Ethan Reiff and Cyrus Voris, creators of the Showtime limited skein "Sleeper Cell."
Hollywood producer Tony Krantz ("24"), has pacted with pro vidgame governing body Major League Gaming to jointly produce three original series. Krantz's Flame Ventures and MLG are developing the…
Longtime "Days of our Lives" star Alison Sweeney is replacing Caroline Rhea as host of NBC's "The Biggest Loser." Sweeney will join "Loser" for its fourth season, which begins taping this spring…
BBC Worldwide Prods. USA is beefing up its exec ranks, tapping four VPs to handle its rapidly expanding production roster. Appointments mark a significant expansion for the North Hollywood-based Beeb…