Italo pubcaster RAI has appointed Claudio Cappon, a widely respected exec. and TV producer, as its new director general.
Fox11 scored the most nominations, 22, for the 58th annual Los Angeles Emmy Awards, announced Wednesday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Next up was KCAL9, with 20, and Fox Sports Net…
Danny Bonaduce, a celeb who knows a thing or two about the seedy side of celebrity, has been tapped to host a new gamer all about that tabloid world for cabler GSN.
Scribe Kevin Murphy has extended his lease on Wisteria Lane, signing a new seven-figure deal to remain with "Desperate Housewives." As part of the two-year pact with Touchstone Television -- which…
The Big Ten conference made news on two fronts Wednesday, renewing its deal with ESPN and ABC Sports for another 10 years, and signing a 20-year contract with the Fox Networks Group for a nationally…
Fall will come earlier than ever for Fox, which will launch virtually its entire sked before the season officially begins. It's a continuation of the net's successful 2005 strategy, in which most…
Pubcaster CBC Television should stop showing pro sports, selling commercials and showing U.S. programming, per a report released Wednesday by a Canadian Senate committee on the local news media.
OLN is staking out some more space online. Cabler is set to launch The Player, a broadband channel attached to its main website OLNTV.com, which will combine material from the television net with…
The battle for the country's numero uno Hispanic broadcaster may end up with as many plot twists as one of the network's telenovelas. A long-awaited takeover bid for Univision from a consortium led…
ESPN chairman emeritus Herb Granath has been elected chairman of the New York-based National Academy of TV Arts & Sciences. Granath replaces Fox TV Stations exec Dennis Swanson, who had served in…
Logo is looking to amp up its slate of originals. MTV cabler geared to lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender individuals has greenlit four original series in a range of genres for development.