Twentieth TV has cleared 10 more markets for its daily half-hour "A Current Affair" series even as the show has slipped from the 3.3 rating it averaged during its March 21 premiere week to a 2.5 the…
Hollywood is expanding its war on piracy. Motion Picture Assn. of America Thursday filed lawsuits against six Web sites that enable illegal downloads, primarily of TV shows.
Liberty Media Corp. chair John Malone emerged from his corporate cloister Thursday to raise the possibility that News Corp. might swap its interest in the National Geographic Channel for Liberty's…
Globetrotting CNN correspondent Christiane Amanpour is ankling "60 Minutes," saying she has decided not to renew her deal with the CBS newsmagazine.
TV series producers appear to be the major beneficiaries thus far from a federal tax break aimed at keeping small-budget features from fleeing the U.S. That was a key conclusion Wednesday evening…
With "American Idol" performing well ahead of last year's pace, Fox rolled to another Wednesday ratings victory and is the demo leader at the halfway point of the May sweep.
Beating CBS to the punch, the latest forensic crime clone premieres on National Geographic Channel, with a special that could be christened "CSI: Valley of the Kings." Using computer mumbo-jumbo and…
"The Office" co-creators Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant will be among star attractions at this year's Edinburgh TV Festival. Also booked to appear at the confab is U.S. thesp David Soul, who will…
Telewest, the U.K.'s second biggest cable combo, edged into profit Thursday amid rumors that its long-expected merger with rival NTL is about to happen.
BBC workers are going on a series of one-day strikes in protest of plans to cut thousands of jobs at the pubcaster. But speculation that the strikes would be timed to hit key sports broadcasts like…
Fox made it 17 consecutive Wednesday victories in key demos last night on the strength of a powerful perf by "American Idol," according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.