Classic children's character Rupert the Bear will soon rub shoulders with Postman Pat, Basil Brush and He-Man after U.K.'s Entertainment Rights bought a controlling stake from Express Newspapers in a…
Watchdog groups accused Corp. for Public Broadcasting topper Patricia Harrison of hiring fellow partisans for senior jobs. Groups also demanded CPB make public a soon-to-be-released Inspector…
Four days after he landed the job of president of CBS News, Sean McManus has named Tony Petitti as the executive who'll succeed him in running CBS Sports. Petitti will keep his title of executive…
CNN is weighing another primetime shuffle in a bid to highlight its marquee talent, Anderson Cooper. Net is considering making Cooper a permanent fixture at 10 p.m. and moving Aaron Brown to 7 p.m.…
Canuck broadcaster Astral Media posted another boffo year end that included a 14% bottom line uptick to C$104.4 million ($88.4 million) on revenue up 6% to $465.2 million, thanks to increasing TV ad…
NBC News will offer its flagship "Nightly News With Brian Williams" online, in its entirety, in a bid to broaden the audience for the newscast. It will be made available along with an archive of…
Sports and entertainment TV group EM.TV has nixed paybox Premiere's offer to buy its free-to-air sports chan-nel DSF.
Kiwi pubcaster Television New Zealand is searching for a new CEO after topper Ian Fraser stepped down Sunday, saying he had lost confidence in the board.
MTV is bringing its lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender-oriented net Logo TV to Latin America, its first launch outside the U.S.
One of the pioneers of Blighty's TV indie sector is quitting after two decades at the helm of Hat Trick. Denise O'Donoghue, who co-founded the outfit in 1986 with Jimmy Mulville, will ankle in…