Celestial Pictures has reached a long-term distribution agreement with Singapore-based Video On Demand channel Anytime. Beginning in May, 50 titles from Celestial's Shaw Brothers library (the world's…
Israeli-Swiss TV group Dori Media Int'l launched its first telenovela channel in Asia with the bow last week of Vision 2 in Indonesia.
Katie Couric returns to "Today" from vacation this week, spurring rumors that she's about to make the decision to jump to CBS' "Evening News." NBC controls the fate of the "Today" host until she can…
The 43rd annual Mip confab on the French Riviera opens today on a high note. TV program sales are booming around the world, reality formats are subdividing virally and new platforms and gizmos are…
With titles on offer including "Rollergirls" and "Penis Dementia," buyers at MipDoc over the weekend might have thought they were attending the American Film Market.
More Americans believe in alien abductions than in government regulation of television content, according to a survey released by an industry-backed org.
The Radio-TV News Directors Assn. is all worked up over the National Football League's decision to ban TV cameras from the sidelines during games, saying the NFL is "subverting the American tradition…
The CW has found its headquarters, leasing space in Burbank's Pinnacle office building. Decision is a blow to the city of Los Angeles: By next year, just two English-language broadcast networks…
They are arguably the most widely traveled watercooler wonders in the TV world. Beginning with "Dallas," continuing with "Baywatch" and "The Simpsons," and culminating in the current drama "CSI…
Launching an international TV station from scratch is always challenging. When the station is Al-Jazeera Intl. with all the baggage that comes from being sister channel to the Arab satcaster that is…