"Hope & Faith" exec producer Emile Levisetti has signed a new two-year overall deal with Touchstone Television, where he's been based since 2004. Levisetti will continue to exec produce "Hope…
BBC Worldwide has a new management team after a review in Hong Kong. Pierre Cheung was appointed senior business development manager. His responsibilities include new-business development and the…
VH1 launched its signal on DirecTV Latin America on Monday, adding the satcaster's 1.4 million subs to its current reach of 9.7 million households in the region.
A second season of "The Good Night Show" has been greenlit by PBS KIDS Sprout, an on-demand digital cabler aimed at the preschool crowd.
Soccer fever hits MTV Latin America this month in the run-up to the World Cup soccer tourney. Feevee has acquired three-part docu "Ginga," produced by Brazilian helmer Fernando Meirelles ("City of…
Paybox Foxtel has announced its first foray into a "Tonight Show"-style variety format, to be shown on its female-skewed feevee channel W.
Television's hottest one-two punch -- "American Idol" and "House" -- scored again for Fox on Tuesday, but auds showed no interest in one of yesteryear's heavyweights, "Dynasty."
A joint BBC/ITV-owned Freesat service looks increasingly unlikely, according to BBC topper Mark Thompson. The initiative, announced last fall and set to bow by the end of June, was designed to serve…
Azteca America has named former Televisa exec Jose Luis Guasch director of production and operations at the U.S. subsidiary of Mexico's No. 2 net TV Azteca.
Europe's leading paybox, satcaster BSkyB, added just 40,000 subscribers in the first three months of the year, taking the total to 8.1 million in the U.K. and Ireland.
The Canadian Film Center has launched Canada's first TV Pilot Program to train creators and producers. Program "bridges a gap in the broadcast industry for testing new talent and new series ideas,"…