Round one in the battle of the song-lyric skeins goes to NBC. One night before Fox weighed in with its similarly themed "Don't Forget the Lyrics," the Peacock was humming a happy tune Tuesday with…
Turner Entertainment Networks is rebranding Court TV as truTV, a moniker reflecting its ongoing conversion to an entertainment network heavy on reality shows and true crime.
The price of stock in Europe's leading paybox BSkyB headed north Wednesday as the satcaster presented a trading update that exceeded analysts' expectations.
The BBC is to concentrate on making fewer, better programs but will beef up news coverage, buy fewer acquisitions and keep all existing services running.
The National Geographic Channel has renewed three of its bellwether series -- "The Final Report," "Ultimate Factories" and "Naked Science" -- and commissioned specials on prisons, antiquity fraud…
A kind-hearted, TV-loving woman in Watertown, N.Y., is orchestrating an elaborate campaign to get some overdue recognition for one of television’s most active players in the 1960s, ’70s and ’80s…
The stakes are high. Nerves are on edge. Sniping is on the rise. And that's just among the judges in this week's edition of "On the Lot." Our regular arbiters of short-film taste, Carrie Fisher and…
A day after an arbitration panel ruled that the National Academy of Arts & Sciences couldn't launch any new Emmy awards -- but could continue with previously announced categories -- the org announced…
During Brazil's military dictatorship from 1964 to 1985 every publication and broadcaster had an undesirable "guest," the censor, who vetoed any content that criticized the regime. Censorship has…
With "Dancing With the Stars" a major hit, BBC Worldwide America has upped Paul Telegdy to exec VP of content and production -- one of several exec appointments announced Tuesday by prexy Garth…
The top Democratic presidential contenders will take part in an Aug. 9 debate on gay issues, in what is being billed as a first-of-its-kind event, with Viacom's Logo cable net to air it.