BSkyB, Europe's leading pay box, decided against launching premium-rate phone quizzes on its channels because they "felt grubby," according to company topper James Murdoch.
"Moonlight" slid nicely into CBS’ drama block in its debut Friday in the hammock slot between "Ghost Whisperer" and "Numbers." Show’s numbers were nothing to shout about, but by the low standards of…
Now that "Grey’s Anatomy" and its spinoff "Private Practice" have clocked in with their season premiere and first official episode, respectively, it’s time to check their vital signs. Yes, it’s way…
Veteran NBC executive Ray Timothy died of causes related to multiple myeloma cancer on Thursday in Seattle. He was 75.
Iraqi singing sensation Shada Hassoun, who in March won the fourth season of the Lebanese talent show "Star Academy," plans a tour of relatively safe Iraqi Kurdistan in the coming weeks to greet her…
An Iraqi television presenter working with the private Al-Baghdadiyah channel was ambushed and shot as he was driving through a west Baghdad suburb.
The Arab world's most famous cross-dresser has a show of his own this Ramadan season. Airing every night during the Muslim holy month, the program is a comical, music-infused spin on the age-old "One…
Argentinean cablers Cablevision and Multicanal plan to invest a combined $500 million through 2010 in digital channels, broadband infrastructure and the introduction of voice services.
Newspaper came late on Monday? Don't blame the delivery guy -- finger "Chuck."
You need a spreadsheet these days to keep track of the many ways in which TV shows are distribbed online. Apple's iTunes ignited the download-to-own business two years ago with its groundbreaking…
The multi-billion-dollar question facing the TV business increasingly boils down to a fundamental choice: Pay now, or pay later?