Fall launches are always bumper-to-bumper affairs, but the upcoming TV season comes with a staggering number of changes across the board. "It's going to be noisy," says Mike Benson, ABC's senior VP…
Blighty is having what may turn out to be its hottest summer ever, but in the air-conditioned offices where webheads wait anxiously for overnight ratings, no one is feeling the heat like beleaguered…
CBS says it's putting the "premiere" back into premiere week -- but what if everyone's already seen the new shows? By Sept. 18, the week the Eye plans to "preem" 20 of 22 series, millions will have…
Kiwi independent TV channels complain they are being charged too much for a place on the new Freeview digital platform. Twelve of the 18 channels on the free-to-air platform are allocated to…
Remote controls and TiVos will be working overtime on Thursday nights this fall. NBC, which long dominated the evening, has ceded first place to CBS in recent years, but ABC is looking to make it a…
Free-to-air TV channel Latitud Television (Canal 31) bowed in Guatemala in July. It goes up against rival national broadcasters Canal 3, Canal 7, Canal Once and Trecevision.
Tuning In: In Ivan Reitman's early-1990s satire "Dave," the fictional president eliminates a PR effort designed to make Americans feel better about domestic cars they've just purchased. Thirteen…
The MGM Channel will be broadcast across sub-Saharan Africa via satellite platform My TV starting Sept. 1.
Fuji TV reported a slight dip in sales and a sharp upturn in profits in the first quarter of fiscal 2006, boosted by strong B.O. and DVD sales.
Sony Entertainment Television is lining up three Western formats in its push to regain second place in the TAM ratings war in India.
It's all very meta. The first licensed amateur stage version of Disney Channel's hit telepic "High School Musical" bows this month at Stagedoor Manor, the New York state summer camp that was the…