Phil and the two Jerrys are still very big in Vegas. To judge by the lines of execs on the convention floor Tuesday at NATPE, these off-net syndie stalwarts are stealing much of the action at the…
Broadcaster TV Azteca on Monday rejected local businessman Isaac Saba's offer to buy its disputed option on Mexico City station Canal 40 for $40 million plus the assumption of debt.
EchoStar chief Charlie Ergen isn't going down without a fight in his quest to thwart the negotiating power of key programmers like Viacom.
MTV Networks Latin America will launch VH1, its third feevee in the region, in the second quarter, at a time when most pay TV industry execs expect other channels will disappear from cable and…
CBC Intl. Sales, the distribution arm of Canuck pubcaster CBC, has acquired global TV rights, excluding the U.S., to Cirque du Soleil TV special "La Nouba."
Fox has rolled to one of the most commanding Sunday primetime victories of the season behind its Carolina-Philadelphia NFL conference championship game, according to preliminary nationals from…
"Sensing Murder," Nordisk Film's paranormal TV format where clairvoyants help cops solve murders, has been licensed to Network Ten in Australia.
National pubcaster ZDF has paid 37 million euros ($46 million) for a film package from the insolvent Kirch Media that includes Hollywood blockbusters like "The Bourne Identity," "Mission: Impossible"…
Joan Majo, Spain's socialist minister for industry in 1985-'86, has been tapped as the general manager and No. 1 at the Catalan Radio and Television Corp.
Primetime sudsers, period dramas and babes on beaches are some of the main trends in the upcoming pilots to be on offer to foreign buyers at the L.A. Screenings this May.
Caryn Mandabach, a principal in Carsey-Werner-Mandabach, lashed out at the Big Four broadcast networks for "wanting to sell only to themselves" in lining up programming for the primetime schedule.