TV Azteca on Monday reported second-quarter profits up 28%, driven by revenue from soccer World Cup advertising.
Prisa, the controlling shareholder of Spanish pay TV giant Sogecable, Monday reported an 8% drop in first-half net profits to E67.3 million ($85 million) reflecting the cost of drawing down credit…
MTV Networks Central Europe has tapped Oliver Schablitzki as channel manager for the Nick kids' web in Germany. German native will oversee programming strategy and manage the Nick team in Berlin…
Fox Entertainment prexy Peter Liguori is sounding a note of caution about the proliferation of serialized dramas on broadcast TV. Liguori, speaking to scribes at the semiannual TV Critics Assn. press…
NBC Universal Domestic TV's favorite dysfunctional detective, Monk, will be solving crimes in rerun syndication beginning in fall 2008. Three TV stations have already engineered deals for two weekend…
ESPN is convinced that pent-up demand for the Aug. 22 release of the videogame "Madden NFL 07" is so enormous that it has created an hourlong pay-per-view special about the game to kick off on Aug. 4.
UTV, which owns the ITV station in Northern Ireland, is reportedly considering a takeover bid for its Scottish counterpart SMG.
Viacom cabler CMT has launched broadband Web site CMT Loaded, which claims to have the largest collection of country musicvideos in the world. CMT is just the latest MTV-run cable network to add a…
The 47th Monte Carlo Television Festival will unspool June 10-14 in 2007 and will once again take place at the Grimaldi Forum of Monaco. Event, which is under the honorary presidency of the duchy's…
Taiwan's highest court has ruled that the nomination process for electing members of media watchdog the National Communications Commission is unconstitutional.
Pressure is mounting on ITV chief exec Charles Allen, with a slew of reports that he's on the verge of quitting the U.K.'s leading commercial broadcaster.