Paybox Premiere is pulling the plug on its much ballyhooed gambling channel Premiere Win due to the legal uncertainty of gambling offerings in Germany.
Disney-owned ESPN has purchased NASN, the European channel specializing in live broadcasts of major American sports. Terms of the agreement between the Mouse House and NASN's owners, Setanta Sports…
Turner Classic Movies and Cartoon Network have become the latest new digital channels to go on air on German cable.
Kidvid distributor Hit Entertainment has appointed Antonio Huab as VP, Asia.
ContentFilm has launched a new digital media division and hired Jonathan Ford as VP, digital distribution. Ford was previously director, digital initiatives, Europe for Sony Pictures TV Intl.
Leading French commercial web TF1 has inked a Euros 230 million ($306 million) deal to take a 33.5% stake in France's AB Group.
A dispute between German pubcasters and the European Commission over the use of TV license fees has heated up after European watchdogs rejected further negotiations with German broadcasting…
BBC America and "Ab Fab" creator-star Jennifer Saunders are teaming to co-produce a pair of original comedies -- including a sort of British "Golden Girls" -- for the Stateside cabler.
"Dancing With the Stars" runner-up Mario Lopez is cha-cha-cha-ing his way to the CW. Thesp-turned-hoofer has inked a talent holding deal with the network. Pact calls for CW to either develop a…
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has won a federally supervised election to represent about 60 employees at the CW's "America's Next Top Model."