A young slum-dweller who grew up singing on trains to support his sick mother has won Bangladesh's first music "Idol" competition, netting $15,000 plus a new car.
Leading broadcast group GMA, which wrested top position from longtime leader ABS-CBN two years ago, has strengthened its hold on viewers by launching femme-skewed channel QTV-11.
From the successful IPOs of Shed and RDF to December's hostile takeover of Television Corp., it's been anything but business as usual for the U.K.'s independent production biz in 2005 as investors…
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Madison Avenue bet a cool $2.5 billion on the CBS primetime lineup last spring, and the Eye's perf midway through this season has made that look like a very sound investment.
Joy reigned supreme at the Paramount TV Group last spring when CBS joined Turner Broadcasting's TNT and TBS in agreeing to pony up a strapping $27 million for a shared network window to the Adam…
Walt Disney's bottom line is about to get a lot brighter, thanks to a little-noticed Lazarus act staged by Touchstone Television.
Since coming to the market in May, RDF has snapped up Scottish indie IWC for £14 million ($24.2 million) and taken full control of joint ventures Touchpaper and Radar, while Shed is paying up to $52…
In 1956 Variety again allowed the best and brightest in the biz to sound off about TV and the inroads it was making.
The creators of "Will & Grace" have given us another high-strung (if decidedly straight) comedy quartet, again prone to bickering and goofy behavior that relies mostly on manic energy to bludgeon the…
Is the squeaky-clean Hallmark company trying to pretend that its upcoming CBS movie "The Water Is Wide" isn't a remake?
That well-known catchphrase "No es TV, es HBO," is not lost in translation in Latin America, where HBO is becoming as much a watchword for quality content as it is Stateside.