The Indian government last week sided with the Modi media group and stopped Disney from launching a 24-hour children's channel.
E! Networks has clinched deals for localized channel feeds in the Netherlands and Indonesia.
The private sector is making inroads into government-controlled television in China. While TV stations remain off-limits, there are now more opportunities for production, programming and channel…
President Bush may not seem interested in popular culture, but he might pay attention to the public's obsession with reality TV -- if only to size up possible competition.
Australian animation specialist Yoram Gross-EM.TV has embarked on its first live-action series and is pumping out a slew of toons with international co-producers.
For the first time this fall the broadcasters will be turning to cable siblings or outside entities to program their Saturday morning kid blocks.
Satcaster BSkyB has poached Channel 5's CEO Dawn Airey as managing director of Sky Networks, where she will have another go at boosting commissioned content. But can she succeed where others have…
Israeli film and TV producers continue to churn out movies and TV shows, but just about every other aspect of the biz has suffered during the worsening Mideast crisis.
Australia's foreign-lingo pubcaster SBS relaunches its international sales division in October after a six-year break -- tired of redirecting lucrative sales opportunities to an outside agent.
Wrestling is about to face a major rival in the TV ring. With ratings beginning to hit the mat, producers are looking for a successor to take wrestling's place and become the next cultural phenomenon…
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Modern Family1Rating: 3.1 Share: 9 Viewers (Millions): 9.4 Network: ABC
Survivor2Rating: 2.6 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 10.6 Network: CBS
Saturday Night Live Christmas
Saturday Night Live Christmas3Rating: 2.6 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 7.4 Network: NBC