In a bid to bolster its presence in the cable biz, CBS Paramount Network TV has tapped Bela Bajaria to head up cable and movie development for the studio. Bajaria, who will continue to serve as…
"Survivor: Cook Islands," the latest installment of CBS's reality franchise, will be available to Canuck consumers via a video-on-demand deal with Rogers Cable in the Great White North.
Time Warner Cable has notified 1.3 million of its subscribers that they will lose the NFL Network as of midnight Friday. Gordon Harp, president of TW Cable's Buffalo system, formerly owned by…
She's back. A day after falling to third, Katie Couric's "Evening News" bounced back to first place, unseating NBC's Brian Williams and indicating an extended period of neck-and-neck finishes may be…
Argentine sports media magnate Carlos Avila has teamed up with DirectTV Latin America in a 55/45 venture to roll out the Golf Channel in Latin America this month.
TV content from Pacific Century CyberWorks' NOW broadband has hit cell phones. Local and international news -- including CNN Intl. -- finance and sport programming is set to launch the NOW-on-mobile…
If nothing else, Spike Feresten has made it onto television. Yet in completing the leap from TV writer to on-air talent, the nondescript Feresten sounds a bit too pleased just getting there, rifling…
France 24, the new Gallic all-news net, gave its official "ta-dah" Wednesday, unveiling the particulars of Gaul's long-awaited answer to CNN and the BBC.
Endemol Italia and RAI are taking legal action against Mediaset, claiming the Silvio Berlusconi-controlled commercial broadcaster has illegally cloned its popular "Deal or No Deal" gameshow format…
CBS Corp. topper Leslie Moonves has ruled out buying either embattled U.K. web ITV or Euro producer Endemol despite approaches from investment banks over both companies.
In a first for Spain, telco Telefonica has announced the dual-platform pre-launch of a TV fiction series, "En buena compania." The comedy's 12 episodes, toplining Toni Canto and Eva Santolaria and…