The granddaddy of all sports networks is getting into business with the granddaddy of all playground games. ESPN has signed on to televise this year's USA Rock Paper Scissors League championship.
A&E has signed a deal with Ice Cube to produce "Good in the Hood," the pilot of a proposed hourlong reality series dealing with reform and redemption.
Soccer will continue to be shown free-to-air in Russia this year thanks to President Vladimir Putin's intervention.
The Australian Broadcasting Corp., lambasted of late for its poor drama content, Monday upped Miranda Dear to drama topper.
Toon maker GDH is producing the first toon series based on Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet."
Fox Latin American Channels is promoting its six pay TV nets in Brazil via Internet and mobile phones.
ProSiebenSat 1's popular science show "Galileo" is heading for Russian TV.
The blessings of high-definition are providing a major boost to nature documentaries, if Nat-Geo's "Galapagos" and Discovery's upcoming "Planet Earth" are any indication; both bask in ravishing…
John E. ("Jack") Bowen III, former president and chairman of the TV research firm McHugh and Hoffman, died March 3 in Washington, D.C., following a long battle with cancer.
Miami-based Spanish-language distrib Venevision Intl. has jumped on the wireless bandwagon with the launch of Venemobile.
Uncle Sam wants your television set to keep working, and the federal government has announced details of a subsidy program aimed at households with TVs at risk of going dark after the transition to…