The NFL produced solid ratings for its opening weekend of playoff action, although numbers were down vs. the previous year's hot averages. Only one of the National Football League's four wild-card…
Nigel Pickard, program topper of Blighty terrestrial web ITV, is ankling following months of speculation over his future. Pickard, whose job was effectively downgraded with the appointment of Simon…
Tuning In: Count me amoung the majority of Howard Stern listeners who haven't installed a satellite radio just to keep abreast of the way he keeps a breast.
ABC News has inked an exclusive deal to distribute BBC News on demand via broadband and wireless applications in the U.S. The BBC will offer approximately 40 on-demand reports per day.
The Oz government is luring foreign TV projects to its shores by extending the 12.5% refundable tax rebate to include major television series. Originally introduced for features, made-fors and…
Canal Plus parent Vivendi Universal and TPS co-shareholders TF1 and M6 have inked to merge their rival payboxes into a single multibillion-dollar pay TV giant.
The first original episode of "Desperate Housewives" in five weeks lifted ABC to a victory in key young-adult demos on Sunday, even though CBS had a big head start thanks to an NFL playoff overrun.
Sony is repurposing Argentine fiction format "Los Simuladores" (The Simulators) for Spanish broadcaster Cuatro. Format turns on a team of four mercenaries who solve their clients' complaints via…
After a three-month search, the WB has set 28-year-old newcomer Will Toale to star in "Aquaman," the series creation by "Smallville" duo Alfred Gough and Miles Millar. The Florida-born Toale worked…
NBC exec VP of primetime development Ghen Maynard is departing his post at the network. Insiders said Maynard, who jumped from CBS in May 2004, is negotiating his next move and more details may be…
Fox has ruled in favor of the legal drama pilot "Damages," while CBS on Friday elected the D.C.-based project "Company Town" to its pilot roster. "Damages" and "Company Town" rep the latest two…