Chum Intl. announced Monday that it has inked a licensing agreement with Much Czech to create a MuchMusic-style channel in the Czech Republic.
CBS Corp. has formed a new corporate unit, dubbed CBS Vision, to consolidate all the conglom's ratings and audience research. Longtime CBS research head David Poltrack will head the division. He was…
VH1 is teaming with Entertainment Weekly and "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" exec producer Michael Davies for weekly gameshow "The World Series of Pop Culture." Cabler has greenlit production on the…
The state government of Tamil Nadu in southern India is bringing in legislation to take over cable TV distribution from the two dominant operators, Sumangali Cable Vision (SCV) and Hathway.
On the day the NFL determined the combatants for its big game, ABC's "Grey's Anatomy" proved that it was Super-worthy too. The hot Alphabet medical drama achieved some season and series highs Sunday…
Oz's Logie Awards are getting a makeover to make the 48th edition of the TV kudos more interactive and to attract younger voters and viewers. The winner of the Gold Logie -- the top nod for the most…
Sci Fi Channel has named Sallie Schoneboom senior VP of public relations, while Nora O'Brien has been upped to VP of original programming. Cabler has also tapped Bill Brennan as VP in the…
On the eve of its confab in Las Vegas, NATPE announced Monday that it has bought Discop, a Budapest-based content market that focuses on the emerging Central and Eastern European TV biz.
Fox is little bit closer to getting back into the latenight wars. Net on Monday greenlit production on "Talk Show With Spike Feresten," a new half-hour talk/sketch hybrid that will air after "Mad TV"…
Fox captured Sunday night's ratings race in most key categories behind its coverage of the National Football League's NFC championship game between the Seattle Seahawks and Carolina Panthers, but ABC…