MGM Networks has signed a deal for cooperation with NTV-Plus, Russia's premier pay-TV outlet, to distribute a Russian-language version of the MGM channel to satellite subscribers.
MGM made up for a weak summer at the box office with strong homevideo performance and increased television revenues to cut its net loss in the third quarter.
USA has given a 10-episode series order to the Ving Rhames starrer "Kojak," a project initially set to air as an original movie. Cabler decided to move forward with a potential wheel of "Kojak"…
Hoping to capitalize on signs of a rebounding TV advertising market worldwide, NATPE organizers unveiled ambitious plans for their upcoming trade show early next year.
Tuning In: It's customary for there to be annual hand-wringing about the dearth of worthwhile roles for women. Yet this fall finds signs for optimism on various fronts and across demographic…
The European Commission has dropped its probe into an alleged cartel for pay TV prices operated by the Hollywood heavyweights, including Disney, Warners, Fox, Sony, MGM and DreamWorks.
Fox is moving forward with a half-hour comedy project from scribes Pam Brady ("South Park") and Will Gluck ("Andy Richter Controls the Universe") that promises to veer from the conventional laffer…
"Scrubs" creator Bill Lawrence has teamed up with the WB to try to create TV's next great sitcom -- about a group of guys who create TV's next great sitcom.
BBC World Service and Global News director Richard Sambrook on Tuesday took the U.S. news nets to task on their own turf for "wrapping themselves in the flag" and not asking the tough questions about…
People's Choice Awards voters have a lot more to choose from in 2004. Nominees for the 31st annual kudofest were announced Tuesday in 24 categories, up from last year's 17, with five nominees per…