News Corp.'s MyNetworkTV received its first report card Thursday -- and it's off to a slow start. The new telenovela-fueled channel averaged just a 0.5 rating and 2 share in the key adults 18-49 demo…
Fox Reality has recruited "American Idol" producers Nigel Lythgoe and Ken Warwick to star in their own reality show. Cabler is teaming with the U.K.'s Sky One, Talent TV and Magic Pictures to…
CBS Paramount Domestic TV has promoted two staffers at syndicated TV mag "The Insider," with DJ Petroro upped to co-exec producer and Antony Beilinsohn to senior producer.
Aiming to underscore a strident stance toward employers, the Writers Guild of America West has been pushing hard for a large turnout at next Wednesday's rally to support the striking "America's Next…
Helmer Agnieszka Holland's "Copying Beethoven" joins 1994's "Immortal Beloved" in the ranks of mediocre dramatic interpretations of Beethoven's biography. Best bet for distribs is pitch to…
Ten Network has had success with another localized format, as Blighty skein "Jamie's Kitchen" rated 1.3 million in its first outing on Thursday.
U.S. regulators said late Thursday they had accepted a deal proposed by No. 2 Mexican web TV Azteca, its topper Ricardo Salinas Pliego and another exec to settle fraud charges.
Free TV on-demand isn't just for the 'Net anymore. In a first-of-its-kind deal that's sure to be imitated, CBS has pacted with Comcast to make all of the primetime series it wholly owns available…
Indie producer-distributor Reveille has snapped up nine new shows for global distribution, and will roll them out at the upcoming Mipcom TV trade show in Cannes. By expanding its third-party library…
Next-day coverage of the Aug. 27 Emmy Awards presented the top entertainment magazines with big year-to-year rating increases for a third straight week.
Tribune on Thursday said it agreed to sell its Boston TV station to privately owned Miami group Sunbeam Television for $118 million as the embattled publisher/broadcaster seeks to cut costs and boost…