The success of FremantleMedia's "Idol" format across Asia has been as much about channel building as auds and coin. Localized versions of the show have aired in Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia…
Advertisers beware: When reruns of a successful network primetime series hit syndication, ratings for original episodes almost invariably take a nose dive.
China's TV regulator is looking for good, locally produced animated programs. The State Administration of Radio, Film & Television announced Jan. 11 that it is seeking nominations from municipal and…
Fresh-faced Rodolphe Belmer is easily France's most youthful-looking TV topper. But then he is only 35. His youth and lack of TV experience were two reasons why Gaul's media establishment frankly…
The reality TV bubble has burst, but that's no reason for the small-screen's scribe tribe to start breaking out the Dom. Sure, the past six months have seen a series of flameouts on the unscripted…
Sifting through last week's viewing menu unearthed seven shows with "celebrity" in the title, promiscuously affixing the term to "Blackjack," "Diets," "Fit Club," "Golf," "Poker Showdown" and…
The battle to control the Nordic territories' profitable commercial stations heated up last week when a surprise player threw its hat into the ring -- Swedish private investment group Proventus…
Although NBC outperformed it in two hours of Thursday, CBS came away with another demo victory on the night behind a dominant showing by "CSI," according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
Disney's European topper David Hulbert has ankled in a shake-up of its senior team that sees promotion for John Hardie and Tom Toumazis that appears to see more power shift to Burbank.
Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products have announced several promotions to international positions.