NBC removed "Today Show" executive producer Tom Touchet on Tuesday after watching its most profitable program lose ground against ABC's "Good Morning America." Phil Griffin will become VP and…
Making clear it's sweet on joint suitors Time Warner Cable and Comcast -- as opposed to Cablevision -- bankrupt cabler Adelphia disclosed Tuesday it has agreed to pay a hefty breakup fee valued at…
Journalists Sam Donaldson, Jeff Greenfield and Charles Osgood gathered for an NAB panel Tuesday that examined broadcast issues such as the First Amendment, blogging and the future of television news.
Fox News Channel is going mobile. No. 1 cable news net has signed a deal to air its live feed on mobile carrier Sprint's wireless TV service. It's the first deal Fox News has made to puts its content…
Indecency, like politics, is local. That was the only clear, overarching theme to emerge from a panel discussion among industry execs at the National Assn. of Broadcasters convention Tuesday about…
Each of the major nets enjoyed success with first-year drama series last week, but it was unscripted drama -- "American Idol" -- that lifted Fox to victory among young adults.
Lifetime Channel's U.S. creative mastermind Gerry Louge will join panelists at the first Promax & BDA Arabia confab in Dubai May 3-4.
Canada may get a third pay TV movie channel after several Canuck companies applied to federal broadcast regulator the Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) for the license.
Airing in Italy two weeks after John Paul II's death and as Benedict XVI is elected, Papal biopic "Karol" is scoring record-breaking primetime ratings for Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's…
The BBC is plowing an extra £21 million ($40 million) into drama, comedy and current affairs programs this year. Added coin is part of a campaign to win support from the government for the…
Tuning In: For years print journalists have reveled in a sense of superiority compared with our perfectly coifed, happy-talking TV brethren, deriving comfort from knowing those lighter paychecks are…