"Desperate Housewives" finished its season an easy winner Sunday night for ABC despite continuing its recent trend of underperforming its averages of a year ago by more than 25%.
U.S. based private equity combo Providence Equity Partners is believed to be mulling a $15 billion bid for British cable group Virgin Media. Providence thinks it could make an opportunistic bid…
Mouse House mavens officially kicked off the L.A. Screenings on the Disney back lot Sunday with an "Ugly Betty"-themed evening for the 1,000 foreign TV program buyers in town for the 10-day marathon.
A plethora of dramas featuring everything from a female crime-solving team ("Women's Murder Club") to private eyes who are really vampires ("Moonlight") to wife-swappers in the '70s ("Swingtown") is…
What's new in primetime? Here are the dramas and comedies scheduled to debut on the broadcast networks during the 2007-08 television season.
Because of the somewhat disappointing 2006-07 season Stateside, buyers arriving at the L.A. Screenings are packing a number of holes to fill on their homegrown skeds.
While Germany's established broadcasters have long played its safe with a tried-and-true mix of hit series and reliable entertainment formats, they are now taking a page from
Are U.K. broadcasters falling out of love with U.S. fare? The short answer is no. There is, however, a mood of caution affecting British buyers as they prepare for the annual upscale hike to the L.A…
Rival Gallic broadcasters will have daggers drawn at the L.A. Screenings, as terrestrial webs and paybox Canal Plus attempt to secure the hottest series coming out of America.
Canada remains the biggest customer at the L.A. Screenings, last year spending a record C$688 million ($621 million), with CanWest MediaWorks and CTVglobemedia continuing to dominate the buys.