Hallmark Channel cashes in on the anticipation of "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" with a feisty original that has a little something for everyone. "Blackbeard" is an old-fashioned…
Tuning In: By any measure, I'm the wrong person to lead a feminist crusade, inasmuch as I still giggle at Steve Martin's line that he believes in putting a woman on a pedestal "high enough to look up…
BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, has inked with South Korean telco Hanarotelecom to supply Internet protocol video-on-demand fare for its TV platform, Hanaromedi.
The chairman of Canada's broadcast regulator, Charles Dalfen, unveiled a sweeping terrestrial TV review Monday, the first full day of the Banff World Television Festival. The news comes less than a…
Cartoon Network's worldwide consumer products division, Cartoon Network Enterprises, has partnered with Mattel for a multi-year, multi-property deal.
Program Partners, a U.S.-based syndicator specializing in the distribution of Canuck drama Stateside, has picked up rights to a second procedural drama, "Intelligence," from producer Chris Haddock.
YouTube has churned out its first crossover viral video star. Carson Daly has signed Brooke "Brookers" Brodack to a talent/development deal, making the 20-year-old the first talent to emerge, in an…
VH1 is on the hunt for the next Eminem. The cable network has teamed with "America's Next Top Model" exec producer Ken Mok for "Egotrip Presents the White Rapper Show," a comedic reality series that…
CBS Paramount Network Television has inked longtime "King of the Hill" scribes Sivert Glarum and Michael Jamin to a two-year, seven-figure overall deal. Unlike in most such deals these days, however…
Martin Scorsese's biopic "No Direction Home: Bob Dylan" was tapped for the grand prize at the Banff World Television Awards, handed out at a festival gala Monday night in this resort town in the…