Hollywood studios helped UPN to a stronger upfront sales season thanks to increased demand for its Thursday night lineup, to be led by "Everybody Hates Chris."
Talpa Media Holding, Dutch media mogul John de Mol's newest venture, will not have to sublease the soccer rights for which it paid a whopping E35 million ($42 million) to NOS, the sports and news arm…
Italy's new communications minister, Mario Landolfi, has abandoned plans to partially privatize pubcaster RAI. Rothschild and Italo investment bank UniCredit had been prepping the IPO since December…
Location News: North Carolina's legislature did not filibuster away its opportunity to become the production home to NBC's "Fathom."
Italy's anti-trust regulator has given the go-ahead for Mediaset to acquire local channel Canale D, in a move that will expand the digital domain of the Silvio Berlusconi-controlled web.
With the departure last season of "Sex and the City" and the lack of any new eligible episodes of "Curb Your Enthusiasm," "Entourage" is HBO's lone comedy series Emmy contender this season.
Airing Monday nights at 9:30 after "Everybody Loves Raymond," "Two and a Half Men" averaged 16.5 million viewers, holding 95% of the aud for TV's top sitcom.
The sitcom is still dead -- at least, for this fall. Heading into last month's upfront presentations, some industry observers had hoped that development season would yield a bumper crop of new…
Fancy footwork in the ballroom and on the basketball court lifted ABC last week to a rare primetime ratings victory in young adults. The Alphabet net won in the key demo of adults 18-49 for the first…
Showtime entered the faux Hollywood game with "Fat Actress," and while the reviews were mixed, it brought Kirstie Alley back to the small screen in a, er, big way.
Attrition and poor recruiting have thinned the ranks from which Emmy will choose its outstanding comedy series this year. In terms of TV laughs, perhaps the more interesting race will take place in…