With a few exceptions, French TV is notoriously fair-skinned. So leading commercial web TF1 made headlines last week when it announced anchorman Patrick Poivre d'Arvor's stand-in during the summer…
Women are driving Sunday nights, and the proof is in the 10 p.m. smackdown shaping up between broadcasters and cable. Much has been made of the battle, starting March 12, between ABC's "Desperate…
With nine weeks to go before the May network upfront presentations, execs at the CW -- the love child of UPN and the WB -- are eagerly prepping for their coming-out party as a new network.
The hottest TV tot shop is tucked away in Gotham's Fashion District where it's been churning out TV and Web-originated animation for the past three years.
Telephone companies are hell-bent on getting into the TV biz, but they could end up getting more than they bargained for. Last week telco titan AT&T announced its plans to acquire BellSouth.
For 10 years, telenovela scribe Tiago Santiago drove along Bandeirantes Road in Rio's western outskirts to the studios of TV Globo, Brazil's dominant broadcaster and one of the world's leading…
"The Loop" has been significantly revised but not much improved since Fox ordered it last spring. The show basically approximates that commercial where a young guy is working an office job and his…
God is becoming big business for Arab satcasters. The latest to tap into the trend is Saudi Arabia's Prince Al Waleed bin Talal, who has set up the first Arab religious satcaster, Al-Resalah (The…
Despite "The Sopranos' " irritating 21-month layoff between seasons, an unscientific survey suggests fans of HBO's mob drama couldn't be champing more eagerly at the bit for its March 12 return, as…
Fox captured Thursday night among young adults thanks to a special results-show edition of "American Idol," while CBS prevailed in adults 25-54 behind dramas "CSI" and "Without a Trace."