IFC has ramped up its original programming slate, greenlighting the doc "Slasher," from helmer John Landis.
The Times Discovery Channel, a joint venture of the Discovery Channel and the New York Times, has tripled its programming for the second half of the year from eight to 24 original shows, solidifying…
Kevin Lygo, director of programs at U.K. commercial web Five, confirmed Wednesday he will replace Tim Gardam, director of television at rival Channel 4, when Gardam leaves at the end of this year.
MGM Home Entertainment is launching an MGM Kids label -- featuring a lion cub in place of the familiar Leo in the logo -- to emphasize all the new deals it has struck for high-profile preschool and…
Scripted programming was an afterthought on a busy summer Tuesday evening that saw CBS' "Big Brother 4" open impressively and UPN's "America's Next Top Model" wrap with solid numbers.
It's been strangely quiet on the DirecTV/News Corp. merger front during the languorous summer months.
The European Union unveiled a plan Wednesday that it hopes will help kickstart the growth of digital TV in Europe, which has been sluggish for several years.
Despite uncertainty over who will win Canuck broadcast rights for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. has hung a banner over its studios promoting itself as the…
U.K.-based rights owner Chorion has appointed John Simenon, son of international best-selling author Georges Simenon, as a consultant for its filmed production marketing and promotion.
Endemol format "Split Decision" has been sold to Cactus Prods. in Tunisia for broadcast on Etablissement Radiofussion Television Tunisieene (ERTT).
Ozzy's going four for four. MTV has ordered 20 additional segs of mainstay "The Osbournes," despite cooling ratings for its third edition.