Ovation TV revealed more details of its new look as it prepares to relaunch with a national footprint. The arts-focused net will relaunch on June 20 with a carriage deal with satcaster DirecTV.
The History Channel has greenlit six specials and acquired a raft of digital programming that includes a slate of documentaries commissioned and overseen by George Lucas.
Tennis Channel founder Steve Bellamy is tackling another popular pastime, launching a video on-demand service dedicated to all things skiing.
News Corp. has named international exec Emiliano Calemzuk to head up its Fox Television Studios shingle in the U.S. Calemzuk replaces Angela Shapiro, who ankled earlier this month to take over the…
Soap star Ty Treadway has been tapped to host the upcoming syndie gameshow "Let's Play Crosswords" by the strip's producers, Merv Griffin Entertainment and Program Partners.
The Kiwi Freeview platform launches this week ending a digital monopoly held by Rupert Murdoch-controlled satcaster SkyTelevision.
Leaders of the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists have voted unanimously to elect AFTRA national second VP Roberta Reardon to serve as president.
The shadow of Fox's "American Idol" looms in the coming days, but it's ABC and CBS that are off to the fastest starts in the May sweep.
In the end, both sides of the bitter "Will & Grace" legal battle realized it was in their best interest to strike a settlement. The deal capped an unusual series of events that led NBC to realize…
A shakeup in the exec suite at MTV took the industry and net staffers by surprise Friday. Just two months after being promoted, MTV prexy of entertainment and programming Lois Curren will be cutting…
It's no longer a secret who wrote the most gripping work in the mystery genre last year. On Thursday night, the Mystery Writers of America announced the winners of the 61st Annual Edgar Allan Poe…
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