Less than a week after it scooped Canada's top literary award, ER doctor Vincent Lam's first book, "Bloodletting and Miraculous Cures," has been snapped up by Toronto-based Shaftsbury Films, which…
Al Gore's Current TV and EMI are getting hitched. The cable and satellite network co-founded by Gore and Joel Hyatt will gain access to the music conglom's catalogs and will focus on integrating its…
"Friday Night Lights" has scored a full-season order from NBC. Peacock Monday picked up the back nine segs of the Imagine/NBC U Televison-produced pigskin skein, which has been struggling to find an…
China will censor "vulgar content" such as extramarital sex, violence and porn, the country's vigilant TV authority has pledged, as it continues to tighten control on media.
European Union culture ministers struck a series of compromise deals Monday regarding the controversial review of the "Television Without Frontiers" directive.
ITV, Blighty's battling terrestrial broadcaster, saw its stock price rise today as reports suggested that NTL could bid up to 130 pence (248 cents) a share as part of its merger overtures.
Europe's leading pay TV outfit, BSkyB, has upped Mike Darcey to chief operating officer from group commercial and strategy director as part of a wider management reshuffle.
Pan-European broadcaster RTL is not currently in talks about a possible takeover of ITV, RTL chief exec Gerhard Zeiler told a London conference Monday.
Adding to its trophy trawl, Elisabeth Scharang's "Mein Morder" (My Murderer) took best TV film at the 4th ZoomIgualada European TV Movies Festival, which wrapped Sunday.
The exec producers of "24" are teaming with "Kitchen Confidential" creator Dave Hemingson for a real-time comedy at ABC. After a fierce bidding war with Fox, Alphabet has won the rights to the 20th…