The U.K. occupies pole position in the creation and distribution of international TV formats, according to a report commissioned by the British Television Distributors' Assn.
"American Idol" settled into its regular 9 p.m. Wednesday timeslot last night and promptly did what it does best: Utterly destroy most of the competition.
Mexico's supreme court has ruled in TV Azteca's favor against charges it illegally usurped control of a Mexico City station from its tax-fugitive owner.
The TV industry is still reverberating over the record price ponied up by A&E 10 days ago for reruns of "The Sopranos," so much so that another edgy contemporary melodrama, "The Shield," has quickly…
The U.K.'s five-year phased switch-off of the analog TV signal will start in the west and northwest of England and Wales in 2008, if the government accepts communications regulator Ofcom's plan…
Thesp Josh Brolin ("Into the Blue") has scored the lead role in Fox's drama pilot "Murder Book," while "Frasier's" Peri Gilpin has joined the cast of Sony TV's Larry Miller comedy "Uncommon Sense."
Gay and lesbian pay network Here TV has bought exclusive rights to movie "Julie Johnson," co-starring Lily Taylor, Courtney Love and Mischa Barton.
"Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" leads the nominees for the 31st annual Saturn Awards with nine nods, including best picture, director and writer. "Kill Bill Vol. 2" and "Spider-Man 2"…
MSNBC will debut a twice-daily political talkshow next week hosted by Richard Nixon biographer Monica Crowley and political analyst Ron Reagan.
Wacko Jacko is backo -- and just in time for sweeps! ABC, which scored the surprise of the sweeps last week with its blockbuster "Happy Days" reunion, is planning another Thursday night attack. Its…