Modern Times Group-owned companies Strix and Sonet Film are joining forces to co-produce TV drama for the Swedish and international TV markets.
Pay-TV platform Premiere posted a first-quarter net profit of Euros 4.5 million ($6.1 million) on Thursday despite an 18% drop in revenue to $303.3 million.
RTL Television has inked a package deal with BBC for its new digital outlets. The bundle includes crime dramas such as "Hustle" starring Robert Vaughn and "Silent Witness," as well as travel doc…
Leaders of the Screen Actors Guild and American Federation of Television & Radio Artists are battling each other once again, this time in a jurisdictional dispute centered on cable TV. More than 20…
The producers of "American Idol" are singing a new tune, pacting with Fox for what's tentatively being called "The Search for the Next American Band." Skein will mirror the "Idol" format, starting…
David Janollari ("Six Feet Under") is returning to his roots as a producer, setting up a solo shingle and inking a two-year overall deal with Warner Bros. Television.
HOW DO I look?" As you always do ... direct and vague, sweet and ironic." That is an exchange in the film "Away From Her." It happens between Julie Christie, as a woman succumbing to Alzheimer's, and…
Azteca America, U.S. subsid of Mexico's No. 2 web TV Azteca, has replaced its Pappas Telecasting-owned Houston affiliate KAZH with a station operated by Dallas-based group Una Vez Mas.
HBO parent company Time Warner moved quickly Wednesday to whack Chris Albrecht, the pay cabler's chairman-CEO, after his Sunday arrest on suspicion of assaulting his girlfriend and as allegations of…
British content dominated this year's Rose d'Or TV festival, which wrapped Wednesday, in Lucerne, Switzerland. U.K. shows swept nearly all the major categories at the event, with Golden Rose kudos…
Fox Cable Networks has reached an agreement with Comcast that allows the cable company to add Fuel TV to its digital lineup. Launched in July 2003 with ongoing satellite partner DirecTV, Fuel now has…