The Fox Network and ESPN are not popping any champagne corks yet, but the baseball postseason, which begins tonight on Fox, appears set to hit a home run.
Two of the worst teams in the National Football League drew the biggest regular-season crowd in the league's 86-year history -- in Mexico City -- on Sunday night, the NFL's first regular-season game…
Fox TV Latin America is co-producing a Brazilian skein similar to "Sex and the City." New show is a spinoff of romantic comedy feature "Avassaladoras" (Overwhelming Women) co-produced by local player…
MTV's Italo music web rival All Music bowed Monday in Italy. All Music is owned by Italo multimedia group Gruppo L'Espresso, which acquired the web -- formerly known as Rete A -- from Milanese…
In New York: Roger Rosenblatt of PBS and the "MacNeil/Lehrer News Hour" is one of the 20th and 21st centurys' most amusing and astute social critics, journalists, professors and lecturers. He won two…
ABC's powerhouse trio of "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition," "Desperate Housewives" and "Grey's Anatomy" dominated their slots again on the second Sunday of the season, lifting the net to an easy…
A British TV watershed was breached Monday with the long-expected announcement that cabler NTL will acquire rival Telewest for $6 billion in a mix of cash and shares.
The Sci Fi Channel has bought exclusive cable-TV rights to eight movies from Lions Gate Entertainment for a total license fee of about $12 million.
HBO and Bob Saget are delving into the mind of the divorced dad. Paybox has made a script commitment to an untitled half-hour project from Saget described as an R-rated take on "The Courtship of…
Forensics gets a celebrity twist in "Death by Excess," a new series by Southern Star's Blighty off-shoot Oxford Scientific Films (OSF) that has been commissioned by satcaster BSkyB's flagship…
Sweden's NonStop Television's niche channel Star! bowed Saturday in Iceland via a pact with broadcaster Iceland Telecom.