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…
ABC Family has picked up "Three Moons Over Milford" to series -- a move that gives the network more original dramas than any other basic cabler. "Three Moons" centers on the residents of a small town…
Sony Pictures TV, which has greenlit two rookie firstrun syndicated series for the fall, has promoted Jeffrey Wolf and Steve Maddox to exec VP of syndication sales.
Motherload, the newly launched broadband channel from Comedy Central, has unveiled its development slate for 2006 with an emphasis on original programming. Channel will feature animation…
Christopher Titus has inked with Comedy Central to star in, write and exec produce a scripted laffer he describes as " 'The Shield' with handicapped people."
The locale may look a tad familiar, but the twist behind the next edition of "Survivor" is all new. Exec producer Mark Burnett and his team once again traveled to Panama for the 12th edition of the…