German news web N24 reported double digit growth in advertising revs in 2006 and wants to maintain its slim lead over rival n-tv by ramping up its coverage of financial markets, topper Torsten…
La Sexta is to air a new Spanish language version of classic gameshow "Hollywood Squares," to go out in primetime from Jan. 8.
Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia has passed the 4 million subscriber mark, three years after launching in one of Europe's most notoriously difficult pay TV markets.
Forget TiVo. And iTunes, for that matter. NBC is making all previously aired episodes from the first half of the season of "30 Rock" and "Friday Night Lights" available for free streaming over the…
CBS is giving new Adam Sandler-produced laffer "Rules of Engagement" the best comedy timeslot on TV while finalizing plans to say goodbye to "The King of Queens" after nine seasons.
After holding down two jobs for the past three years, Touchstone Television prexy Mark Pedowitz is going solo, giving up his other gig overseeing business affairs for ABC.
There's hardly a laugh to be had in "Ole," the distressingly prolific Carlo Vanzina's latest Christmastime comedy that barely generates even the usual groans. Noteworthy only for the presence of…
Perhaps on paper it was apparent why Mario Monicelli, at 91 the last grand old man of Italian cinema still working, threw his energies into "The Roses of the Desert," but the results are blandly…
Christmas cheer, it seems, is in short supply in Lebanon. Mideast Christian satcaster Sat-7 has been forced to cancel a special event celebrating its "Year of the Family" campaign. Scheduled event…
The Screen Producers Assn. of Australia has accused the Nine Network of neglecting local drama by purchasing Kiwi skein "Outrageous Fortune" to help it meet its annual minimum drama quota.
Canuck paybox TSN has stolen the Grey Cup, one of the hottest TV properties in the Great White North, from pubcaster CBC, where the annual championship for the Canadian Football League has aired for…