A St. Petersburg station should be broadcasting to 41 regions of Russia by the fall, after winning the bidding for a frequency Wednesday.
Former Fox topper Barry Diller is dipping a toe back into the TV waters by adding a programming unit to his Internet-and-retail conglom. Arm will commission shows for the Web and other digital…
Fox's "American Idol" destroyed the competish again Wednesday with another of its audition segs, although the net fumbled away much of that aud an hour later with "Bones."
After more than two weeks of criticism, Oprah has changed her mind about James Frey. Host made the rare move of convening a new show today in which she berated the "Million Little Pieces" scribe and…
CBS Corp. on Wednesday approved a 14% increase in its quarterly dividend to 16¢ per share. Move is in keeping with the company's stated commitment to pay a dividend as high as or higher than Viacom's…
Style Network has tapped Elaine Brooks senior VP of development, with spearheading development of original programming among her responsibilities. Brooks comes to Style from Twentieth Television…
More powerful than your average series. Able to leap from comicbook to studio to network to homevideo at a single bound. Look! On the air! It's "Friends." It's "ER." No, it's "Smallville."
There's one foe that all comicbook adaptations, bigscreen or small, have to face, one that is immensely powerful, supremely picky and hard to win over: the fans.
As TV's Clark Kent, Tom Welling can dodge bullets, but can he dodge the typecasting that has dogged nearly every other actor who has played the Man of Steel? "It's hard to escape the cape,"…
Superman jinx? What Superman jinx? After previous television incarnations of the Man of Steel lasted no more than four seasons, the WB's "Smallville" has surpassed them by not only surviving to a…