The CW has firmed up two more of its senior positions, recruiting research exec Eric Cardinal from UPN and broadcast standards czar Rick Mater from the WB. Cardinal will serve as senior VP of…
Fox Cable Networks has hired former Brad Grey TV exec Tony Carey as VP of production for business and legal affairs. Carey, who will report to FCN senior VP Kelly Cline, will oversee production for…
Longtime music exec and "American Idol" judge Randy Jackson has joined the keynote panel at Musexpo 2006 on Monday at the Wyndham Bel Age Hotel.
Warner Bros. TV prexy Peter Roth has expanded his domain, launching a division devoted to lower-cost cable TV and reality fare. Warner Horizon Television will operate separately from Warner Bros. TV…
The Canuck specialty and pay TV biz continues to boom, according to the annual report from the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, released Wednesday.
Record ratings at Mexico's No. 2 net TV Azteca boosted net earnings 42% to $27 million on revenue up 4% to $164 million in the first quarter compared to the same time last year.
Showing faith in "Battlestar Galactica," Sci Fi Channel is signing up for series spinoff "Caprica," a prequel that takes place 50 years earlier. "Battlestar" vets Ronald D. Moore and David Eick will…
In New York: "It's great to be queen!" says Helen Mirren. At Michael's literary lunch emporium recently, the world beat its way to her table to kiss the ring of the star who, this year, is portraying…
Oz paybox Fox Sports has kicked in A$120 million ($89 million) for the TV rights to all home games of Australia's national soccer team, the Socceroos, for seven years, taking the sport from…
The Banff World TV Festival has tapped CBS as the recipient of this year's outstanding achievement award.