One year after boffo postseason baseball numbers propelled the net to its first season victory among young adults, Fox will have to rally this time after the White Sox-Astros World Series drove in…
MTV Networks has created a new exec position to oversee all of its digital operations. Jason Hirschhorn has been tapped chief digital officer, reporting to MTVN prexy Judy McGrath.
"Six Feet Under" creator-exec producer Alan Ball is raising the dead again at HBO. Pair have struck an exclusive two-year overall pact that calls for Ball to develop series for the paybox. First up…
A study by the University of Amsterdam has found teens and young adults -- who as a group in many territories watch little news on the whole -- have nothing against news, but plenty against how it is…
ABC's "World News Tonight" will honor the late Peter Jennings with a monthlong reporting project on the dangers of smoking. The series, parts of which will air throughout November, will focus on the…
Comedy Central has engineered the biggest series rerun buy in its 14-year history, laying out $400,000 a half-hour for exclusive cable-TV rights to Twentieth TV's animated comedy "Futurama."
An Italian court has ruled that TV Internazionale violated the moral rights of director Fred Zinnemann when it broadcast the colorized version of his 1944 pic "The Seventh Cross."
It's television awards season again in the Czech Republic, and that can mean only one thing: scandal. Producer Petr Vachler, creator of the Elsa, the Czech equivalent tothe Emmy, stands accused of…
Fox finished its postseason baseball run a winner Wednesday night, as the Chicago White Sox's victory over the Houston Astros to capture the World Series dominated the night in key ratings categories.
TV Land and reality producer Scott Sternberg are teaming on the original series "My Big Break." Cabler has ordered six half-hours that take a "Before They Were Stars" approach to a celebrity's first…