Take it as an accident of timing that two big-time burglar dramas arrive mere days apart, with "Heist" preceding FX's considerably darker "Thief." Pilot directed by Doug Liman works a little too hard…
It's been hailed as a triumph for the BBC, but will the biggest ever shakeup in the way the pubcaster is managed put Auntie in a straitjacket?
FCC chairman Kevin J. Martin is on the march against smut -- and that may ultimately be the best news broadcasters have had in years.
With showmen, it's easy to put on a show. So last week's Madrid presentation of La Sexta, Spain's newest terrestrial broadcaster, zinged with chutzpah.
Everyone is dressed to the nines. The orchestra strikes up. It's time to dance. No, this isn't ABC's "Dancing With the Stars," it's Mexico's "Bailando por un sueno" (Dancing for a Dream), which pairs…
Everybody else seems to be in spring cleaning mode, so this is a good time to once again clear out the ratings notebook: One year later, who would have thought NBC would be clamoring for the ratings…
Putting a fast spin on the idea of product placement, the original creators of anarchic mime outfit Blue Man Group have adopted a striking new approach to marketing for their show's London run.
American-backed TV sports specialist Transworld Intl. is planning a bid for two of the U.K.'s leading indies, Tiger Aspect and Darlow Smithson, to create Blighty's biggest independent producer with…
The main Discovery Channel launched Thursday on netcaster NOW Broadband TV in Hong Kong.
State-owned TV signal carrier Sentech has warned that if the government does not digitalize signal distributors soon, the global broadcast of the soccer World Cup 2010 from South Africa would…