Fox has given early greenlights to dramas "Primary" and "American Crime," continuing this season's trend toward pre-upfront pickups. Meanwhile, it's apparently curtains for "Reba," the Reba McEntire…
ABC headed off a showdown with its local affiliates Friday by naming five to participate in a two-month trial of streaming shows like "Lost" and "Alias" on the Web.
North American Sports Network operator Setanta has broken BSkyB's 14-year stranglehold on the lucrative rights to live British soccer by snapping up two of the six Premier League packages for £392…
ABC News recently aired a series of reports seeking to separate fact from fiction regarding the threat of an Avian Flu pandemic, but the entertainment division adopts the "Let's scare the hell out of…
The share price for Haim Saban's ProSiebenSat 1 jumped more than 4% Friday on reports that Saban is again shopping Germany's biggest broadcaster.
A look at 'Idol's' performance internationally
"American Idol" is the behemoth of talent search shows Stateside, but worldwide the Fremantle Media format, which has sold into 110 countries, often battles Gestmusic Endemol's "Operacion Triunfo" or…
Tuning In: Allegations of rape at Duke University provided the media a "perfect storm of race, class and sex," wrote the Boston Phoenix, omitting another key ingredient in that unsavory broth: Youth.
Before broadcasters get their weeklong party on with Madison Avenue next week, cablers are busily courting ad buyers, touting new shows, multiplatform packages, outlining aggressive digital…
ABC, CBS and Fox possess television's top-rated programs, but each may be pondering a breakup of its hit pairings to spread the wealth around to other nights.