Pan-European media giant RTL has taken full control of British terrestrial web Five, buying out United Business Media's 35.4% for £247.6 million ($421 million) in cash, roughly in line with…
ABC is planning a ballroom blitz next year, ordering up another season of summer smash "Dancing With the Stars." Alphabet's formal pickup of the BBC Worldwide skein, confirmed Tuesday, had been…
"King of Queens" star Leah Remini will get a princely sum for the eighth season of the show. After weeks of sometime strenuous negotiations, Remini has reupped for one more year of the CBS laffer…
Network TV's two biggest behind-the-scenes personalities are taking on a low profile at this summer's TV Critics Assn. press tour. For the first time in a decade, Eye supremo Leslie Moonves was…
Reality shingle North South Prods. is expanding west and beefing up Back East. Company, which just bowed real estate docusoap "Million Dollar Agents" on TLC, is in the process of opening a Los…
ABC is beefing up its comedy development team, adding Amy Hartwick as VP. Hartwick comes to ABC from 20th Century Fox TV, where she was director of comedy.
Rainbow Media prexy-CEO Joshua Sapan has been tapped by the Long Island Film and Television Foundation to receive the org's achievement in television award Thursday.
Mexico's top two nets, world's largest Spanish-lingo broadcaster, Grupo Televisa, and TV Azteca, reported strong second quarters boosted by heavy political advertising.
Wolfram Winter and Olaf Castritius have been named chief execs of the newly consolidated NBC Universal Global Networks Deutschland. The company brings together the assets of Universal Studios…
Critics may bemoan CBS' hefty slate of crime dramas, but viewers still seem to have a hunger for procedurals, the net said Tuesday. With three "CSI" editions, newcomers "Criminal Minds," "Close to…