Spike TV chief Doug Herzog has finalized his new programming team, naming longtime Showtime exec Pancho Mansfield as exec VP of original programming.
News topper Max Uechtritz is the latest casualty as terrestrial web Channel Nine continues to shed staff in its struggle to beat rival Seven in the news game.
While the future ownership structure of Germany's largest TV family, ProSiebenSat 1, remains unsettled, RTL has become explicit about the management of the country's main commercial channel, RTL TV.
A report that Time Warner is preparing a bid for ITV, Blighty's biggest commercial terrestrial web, sent the broadcaster's stock soaring here on Monday.
The National Assn. of Television Program Executives (NATPE) has honored four students with its annual Student Video & Film Production Awards.
Hollywood writers saw slow growth in their paychecks last year, particularly in features, as 2004's gain in overall earnings didn't even match the 3.3% hike in the consumer price index.
Fox's "Arrested Development" walked away Friday with a Golden Nymph for producer of the year in the category of comedy at a glitzy awards ceremony that closed the 45th edition of the Monte Carlo…
Logo, the Viacom cable network targeted to gays and lesbians, has landed a carriage deal with Comcast, the largest cable operator in the U.S., giving the network one of the best new-channel launches…
At Live Aid 20 years ago, U2 gave a magnanimous perf that catapulted them to the front of a new generation of rock bands. It was a riveting 20 minutes that ended with the Irish band being unplugged…
A bill introduced in the Senate on Friday would require that all media ratings services -- such as Nielsen's local people meters -- be accredited by the Media Ratings Council before they can be…
Rep. Edward Markey (D-Mass.) and 52 of his fellow House Democrats sent a letter Friday to Corp. for Public Broadcasting chairman Kenneth Tomlinson saying he should resign.