Voiceover: History may be written by the guys who win, but often it's the Hollywood version of wars that sticks in the collective memory -- and sometimes gets stuck in folks' craw.
If this was the year that Web video sites like YouTube encroached on TV programmers' turf, 2007 may mark the year the Internet finally invades the living room.
Dubai TV is looking westward with a new channel tailored to North African auds. Dubai Maghrebia will launch in January, using Dubai TV's existing programming; content dedicated to local auds will be…
For years, basic cable networks have tried -- and largely failed -- to find any traction in original sitcoms, but TBS may have cracked the elusive genre with a pair of new comedies.
There was a time, not so long ago, when Rupert Murdoch and Silvio Berlusconi acted like best buddies, dining together at Berlusconi's Sardinian seaside estate, Villa Certosa, where in 2004 they are…
France 24, the country's much ballyhooed global TV news network set up to rival news services from CNN and the BBC, has finally taken to the airwaves.
And now, the whole latenight TV thing can potentially get really interesting. Like, Shakespeare interesting. In a long-anticipated deal, CBS officially announced last week that David Letterman, at…
The Aussie ratings race -- won in a close contest by the Nine Network -- has produced a slew of local hit skeins. Nine won the year with a 29.2% aud share (total viewers 6 p.m.-midnight), according…
Last week, GE tapped Michael Pilot, CEO of its equipment finance unit, to become head of ad sales -- a job that puts him in control of a substantial portion of national TV ad inventory on both…
"Humanos en el camino" (Humans on the Road) is stretching beyond the smallscreen to try to raise awareness about poverty and other issues. Rosstoc, the producer, is arranging debates and exhibits…