Proposed digital-cable network the Africa Channel has drummed up deals with Cox Cable systems in New Orleans and Baton Rouge, which will trigger the net's official launch Sept. 1.
In one of the first big buys of the 2006-07 development season, CBS has given a pilot commitment to a one-hour comedic drama from helmer Mark Waters and scribe Lona Williams. Eye entertainment chief…
As Canada's pubcaster heaves a sigh of relief after National Hockey League players and team owners reached an agreement last week that will return the sport to the screen, the CBC's 5,500 union…
Argentinean Cuatro Cabezas has created an international division in an effort to boost sales of its docs, formats and programs like soccer talent contest "Camino a la gloria" (Road to Glory) and…
The first documentary to bask in the halo of the May 2006 theatrical release of "The Da Vinci Code" is a two-hour, $700,000 investigative work called "Decoding Opus Dei."
Bravo's Emmy-nommed "Project Runway" is very much in fashion at FremantleMedia. Company's international distribution arm has picked up global rights to producers Bob and Harvey Weinstein's hit…
New Yorkers may do a double take when they spot a yellow cab this week -- the ad space on the roof of 600 taxis has started carrying the phrase "Getaway Car" in bold black letters.
Mexico's Grupo Televisa has widened claims in its lawsuit against U.S.' Univision Communications, escalating the ongoing feud between the two Spanish-language companies.
TLC announced a slew of new programming, including a greenlight for 26 episodes of reality series "Tuckerville," during the Discovery-owned cabler's portion of the Television Critics Assn. press tour.
HBO has renewed "Entourage" for a third season, but the real discussion at Friday's Television Critics Assn. press tour circled around the pay cabler's recent programming penchant for everything…
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Survivor1Rating: 2.2 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 9.3 Network: CBS
American Idol2Rating: 1.9 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 8.4 Network: FOX
Modern Family-r3Rating: 1.5 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 5.1 Network: ABC