Taiwan must wait a little longer for its media regulatory authority, the National Communications Commission, to be up and running.
Of all the people surprised to hear Osama bin Laden's recent message encouraging Americans to read an obscure leftist polemic called "Rogue State," none was more surprised than William Blum, the…
German top division Bundesliga soccer doesn't kick off until August, but the game is on for Germany's burgeoning cable market.
High-profile actors and writers are signing on the dotted line for upstart U.K. digital web BBC4 at a fraction of the usual going rate because the web offers a creative dividend.
About a week ago, the fact UPN has a shot at topping the WB in ratings would have made for an intriguing storyline for the second half of the season.
Voiceover: "Start spreading..." was all the contestant managed to belt out before he was stopped in his tracks by Simon Cowell. Yes, "American Idol" is back for its fifth season on Fox, and the…
Channel operator and production company Optimistic Entertainment is setting up shop in L.A. to produce U.S. versions of its interactive entertainment formats.
South Africa is finally opening up its pay TV market. The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa is inviting applications for licenses in a six-month bidding period that begins Jan. 31.
Russian TV's newfound fascination with literary drama adaptations continues with vet helmer Gleb Panfilov's version of Alexander Solzhenitsyn's "The First Circle," heavily promoted in advance of its…
After two years in the making, 2006 will test MTV Intl.'s commitment to original programming produced for global auds.