A young boy's need for familial connections following a tragedy gradually softens his hard-hearted grandpa in Leo Ricciardi's mild feature debut, "Young Blood." With a roster of elder statesmen of…
CBS has settled an unfair labor practice charge filed by the Writers Guild of America West over CBS' cutting newswriters' pay for participating in a lunchtime protest.
Showtime is taking another hit of "Weeds." As expected, cabler has ordered up a third season of the half-hour comedy, greenlighting 15 episodes for next summer.
Sony Pictures Television Intl. has acquired Asian TV rights to Vietnamese movie "Long-Legged Beauty." Pic is a first for production house Galaxy Studio and is the debut feature of shorts helmer Vu…
TV Nova, the leading Czech terrestrial, withdrew its appeal over digital broadcast licenses Thursday, putting the country's conversion from analog to digital back on track.
Basking in the glow of the record-breaking popularity of last summer's World Cup, held in Germany, soccer remains the undisputed ratings king here, with nearly 11 million viewers tuning into…
David Zaslav, NBC Universal president of cable and domestic TV, has been named president-CEO of Discovery Communications. He succeeds outgoing chief exec Judith McHale, an 18-year Discovery vet who…
ABC is halfway home to a November sweeps demo victory but left the door open for CBS -- and perhaps even NBC -- after the Alphabet's "Day Break" opened to nothing-special scores.
Fox is sticking by " 'Til Death" and "Standoff," but giving the boot to "Vanished." Meanwhile, there was no word Thursday from the CW on the fates of "Veronica Mars" and "One Tree Hill."
Swiss media group Highlight Communications intends to up its stake in German kidvidder EM.TV.
German publishing giant Axel Springer will take a 25% minority stake in Turkish TV company Dogan Yayin for Euros 375 million ($480 million), the company announced Thursday.