Al-Jazeera Intl., the English-language version of the Qatar-based Arab satcaster, is poised to sign a deal for U.S. distribution.
Tuning In: With so much unfavorable news surrounding President Bush, conservative talk hosts are increasingly resorting to diversionary tactics -- a favorite being to target liberal Hollywood stars…
Monday has become the most competitive night among the major broadcast networks this spring. All four are within shouting distance of each other this week as ABC moved up with the opening night of…
The battle to air German soccer continued Tuesday with former monopoly paybox Premiere scoring a goal against Arena, the tyro web that snatched the rights in December.
Fox 21 -- the boutique arm of 20th Century Fox Television -- has inked its first overall deal, signing "Free Ride" creator Rob Roy Thomas to a multiyear pact. Seven-figure deal calls for Thomas to…
NBC has found homes for its three summer reality skeins. Peacock will begin its warm-weather rollout right after Memorial Day, bowing the fourth season of "Last Comic Standing" on Tuesday, May 30.
MTV's "The Real World" will spend its 18th season in Denver, CO.
Jason Alexander, John Cleese and Bill Cosby have been tapped to headline Just for Laughs -- Montreal's International Comedy Festival, which runs July 13-23.
Neal Baer, exec producer of NBC's "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," has been tapped to receive the Larry Stewart Leadership & Inspiration Award at the 10th annual Prism Awards, to be held April 27…
HBO and AEG are teaming up to present the second annual edition of the Comedy Festival in Las Vegas Nov. 14-18.