The United States is still king of the world in feature film production, but its predominance is fading. So says a study released Monday that provides a far sunnier snapshot of TV production.
Nickelodeon is getting into business with "thirtysomething" star Polly Draper. Kids cabler has greenlit 13 episodes of Draper's half-hour comedy "The Naked Brothers Band," which she will exec…
Shakira and the Red Hot Chili Peppers top the nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards with seven each for "Hips Don't Lie" and "Dani California," respectively. Cabler's 23rd annual kudocast…
Feature producers Sean and Bryan Furst ("The Cooler") are making their first foray into television, striking an overall first-look deal with Lionsgate TV. First collaboration between the pair and…
Audiences for cable news increasingly resemble their stereotypes, with Republicans expressing a strong preference for Fox News Channel and Democrats opting for CNN.
FremantleMedia has won its copyright suit against Peru's Panamericana Television, claiming its "Superstar" is a ripoff of "American Idol."
Embattled British web ITV, whose CEO Charles Allen is under threat because of falling share price and falling auds for flagship terrestrial web ITV1, is at least getting something right: Ratings for…
European private equity outfit Permira Funds has taken a majority stake in Blighty's biggest independent TV producer, All3Media, in a deal valuing the latter at around £320 million ($595…
Geffen Records and DIC Entertainment are partnering to host a music-based slumber party for tweens and teens. The two are creating entertainment brand SPG. Cornerstone act is the Slumber Party Girls…
Just over a month after its successful flotation on the Nasdaq, Russian broadcaster holding group CTC Media has announced rosy half-year financial results.
As the professional cycling world plunges into another Tour de France doping scandal, Italian pubcaster RAI announced Monday it will tackle the controversial topic with a biopic on the rise and fall…