NBC has added five more series to its 2006-07 roster, including a small- screen take on "Friday Night Lights." Peacock Thursday officially ordered laffers "20 Good Years" and "The Singles Table,"…
A year after Discovery created its U.S. Hispanic group, the division is moving into original programming with immigration docu "Objectivo: El norte" (Objective: The North), which bows May 21 at 9…
Grupo Televisa, investment firms Bain Capital, Blackstone Group, Carlyle Group and KRR are said to be exploring a joint bid for U.S. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision.
A&E Television Networks has upped Michael Feeney to senior VP of corporate communications and hired Dan Silberman as senior director of publicity for the A&E net.
The stock of Sogecable, Spain's main pay TV operator, crashed 8.6% Thursday on Madrid's stock exchange following press reports that new free-to-air channel La Sexta will enter into the battle for…
Sony Pictures TV has engineered a syndication first, giving all of the stations who bought "The Greg Behrendt Show" the right to replay each episode on their Web sites.
NBC Universal's Spanish-lingo web Telemundo has upped several network sales execs to VPs of network sales. Promotions come on the eve of its Tuesday upfront presentation in New York.
The U.K. version of the Mark Burnett-created reality skein "The Apprentice" exited on a high Wednesday night, achieving a record audience for BBC2. Across the full 90 minutes, the final installment…
Fox is halfway to a May sweeps victory in young adults after capturing Wednesday behind "American Idol" and "Unanimous," while CBS, which is second in the demo, is headed for a win in total viewers.
Five, the U.K.'s smallest terrestrial web, has finally appointed a new acquisitions topper. Deputy controller of acquisitions Vanessa Brookman takes the new post immediately. She'll lead Five's…