Fox, NBC and CBS have completed close to half of their advance sales of airtime for the coming TV season, while ABC is still sitting on the sidelines. Peter Chernin told investors at the Deutsche…
A House committee restored $20 million of the $104.5 million previously cut from pubcasting's federal funding, but advocates hope the full House will restore more when it votes on the pubcasting…
Louis J. Horvitz is back as director of the Primetime Emmy Awards, marking his 12th go as ringleader for the TV kudofest. Appointment was announced Tuesday by Ken Ehrlich and Jeff Ross, who are exec…
NBC is off to a hot start this summer, taking its second straight week in the young-adults demo behind the finales of a pair of unscripted skeins and the premiere of drama "Windfall."
ABC's decision to blink in its battle with Madison Avenue over digital recording was only temporary. At least that was the message conveyed Tuesday by Disney chief financial officer Tom Staggs at the…
Hallmark Channel cashes in on the anticipation of "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" with a feisty original that has a little something for everyone. "Blackbeard" is an old-fashioned…
Tuning In: By any measure, I'm the wrong person to lead a feminist crusade, inasmuch as I still giggle at Steve Martin's line that he believes in putting a woman on a pedestal "high enough to look up…
BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, has inked with South Korean telco Hanarotelecom to supply Internet protocol video-on-demand fare for its TV platform, Hanaromedi.
The chairman of Canada's broadcast regulator, Charles Dalfen, unveiled a sweeping terrestrial TV review Monday, the first full day of the Banff World Television Festival. The news comes less than a…
Cartoon Network's worldwide consumer products division, Cartoon Network Enterprises, has partnered with Mattel for a multi-year, multi-property deal.
Program Partners, a U.S.-based syndicator specializing in the distribution of Canuck drama Stateside, has picked up rights to a second procedural drama, "Intelligence," from producer Chris Haddock.