Cablers and broadcasters are contributing the most entertainment industry money to 2006 election campaigns, latest figures show. The top 10 donors account for $6.7 million of the total $15.2 million…
Fox's "House" continues to appreciate in value, opening its third season with boffo ratings on Tuesday and helping leadout drama "Standoff" to good numbers for its premiere.
MGM has reanimated its dormant TV division, promoting Jim Packer to the new post of president of the MGM Worldwide TV Distribution Group and kicking off its strategy with the international TV sale of…
Katie Couric's debut on CBS' "Evening News" gave the newscast a rare first-place finish and its best outing since 1998 during the Winter Olympics in Nagano. The debut of Couric as "Evening News"…
The U.S. became the biggest buyer of French programming in 2005 -- ahead of traditional clients Italy, Germany and the U.K. -- thanks to Gallic-produced toons. Program sales and pre-sales to the U.S…
In New York: How's the following for a headline? "American Girls Upset Over Italian Competition." Well, it happens. You'll see it soon on TV. I spent a part of the Labor Day weekend with Andrea Wong…
Cricket-heavy net Neo Sports will have its preem on News Corp.'s STAR TV platform by the end of the year. Net's launch is the first move into branded TV channel operation by Nimbus Communications, a…
WNBC will begin broadcasting 28 hours of newscasts and locally produced programming in high-definition beginning Sept. 13.
Don Mischer and his production company, Don Mischer Productions, have been tapped to produce the 2007 "Miss America Pageant" airing Jan. 29 on CMT.
CBS News attracted a huge audience for Katie Couric's premiere as anchor of the evening news telecast, nearly doubling what the show netted at this time a year ago, according to Nielsen preliminary…
A sale of "Big Brother" producer Endemol looks to be on the cards as it emerged that the group's French subsidiary has ended its long-running dispute with owners Spanish telco Telefonica.