Turner Sports has signed Marv Albert to a new eight-year contract to be the lead play-by-play man on TNT's schedule of NBA games through the 2015-16 season.
Cable news networks likely boosted their deliveries with primary coverage, but Super Tuesday was no boon to the broadcasters in primetime. Fox, as usual, dominated the night with "American Idol" and…
Rupert Murdoch's British paybox BSkyB lost £112 million ($221 million) in the first half of its financial year after taking a hit of $676 million on its investment in terrestrial web ITV.
Time Warner posted mixed fourth-quarter results Wednesday, but the focus was on new chief exec Jeff Bewkes, who delivered newsy New Line items in an otherwise close-to-the-vest overview of the…
Lifetime has ordered Granada America-produced gameshow pilot "The Big Match."
Television producer Vin Di Bona is expanding into the comicbook biz, forming Vin Di Bona Comics and readying to launch its first title, "Urban Monsters" later this month.
Ben Silverman, co-chairman of NBC Universal and Universal Media Studios, will receive an honorary award at the 48th Rose d'Or Festival.
NBC is starting to make good on its "no more pilots" mantra, picking up laffer "Kath & Kim" to series even before a single frame has been shot.
Praisers voted the Maxwell Weinberg Publicists Showmanship Award for Television to Warner Bros. TV's Rayna Schwartz and ABC's Ellen Gonzalez for "Pushing Daisies" while the Weinberg Award for movie…
MyNetworkTV is getting into the sitcom business, greenlighting a laffer fronted by rapper-turned-reality star Flavor Flav.
Emmy Award-winning TV writer and producer Robert Cunniff died Jan. 20 in Brooklyn, N.Y., after a long illness. He was 81.