Twentieth Television is in talks with Argentina's Telefe to acquire remake rights to its hit telenovela "Resistire" (Forever Julia). The Fox TV unit, which declined to comment, has been searching for…
Despite steep declines in viewing levels in the week ending Jan. 15, most of the top game shows and magazines in syndication showed resilience, with many hitting a seasonal high in the Live Plus Same…
When EchoStar announced its family tier two weeks ago, the satcaster pitched it as more customer-friendly than rival plans from Time Warner and Comcast, with more channels and a lower pricetag. But…
John Roberts, once considered the most likely heir to Dan Rather and one of the network's most recognizable correspondents, is jumping from CBS to CNN.
Al-Jazeera is going global. Qatar-based satcaster is launching an Urdu-language service aimed at the lucrative TV market in Pakistan and India. Its English-language service will bow in spring, and…
Firstrun strips seemed to get a boost from viewers observing the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday Jan. 16 in the national ratings for the week ended Jan. 22.
Reggaeton artists Wisin y Yandle, Colombian singer-songwriter Juanes and norteno group Intocable are among performers scheduled to perform live during the 18th annual "Premio Lo Nuestro a la Musica…
In New York: Pierce Brosnan began his movie life, as he puts it: "As a male ingenue opposite Elizabeth Taylor!" The movie was 1980's hilarious "The Mirror Crack'd." Pierce played a wordless bit in…
ABC "Good Morning America" co-hosts Charlie Gibson and Diane Sawyer will fill in for the injured Bob Woodruff on an interim basis, a move that will allow "World News Tonight" to stick with its…
BSkyB, Europe's leading paybox, has reported its best increase in subscriber numbers in three years, but it also warned that the first half of 2006 is likely to be tough.