A&E network has launched the History Channel in India and New Zealand as part of its strategy to strengthen its international presence.
The Norwegian Film Fund has allocated money to local TV productions for the first time.
Auds were looking to get real on Wednesday night as three distinct unscripted programs, led by Fox's hot "The Simple Life," topped their drama, sitcom and newsmag competish.
It was a good night for unscripted programming on Wednesday, as Fox's "The Simple Life" grew from its opening-night perf, and ABC also scored with both part two of "Trista & Ryan's Wedding" and…
Spanish broadcaster Antena 3 has inked with 20th Century Fox to acquire all new seasons of "The Simpsons." Antena 3 will air episode 300 in 2004.
Gallic comedian Dieudonne has been accused of anti-Semitism after appearing onstage in mock-orthodox Jewish dress and making incendiary remarks about an "axis of American Zionism."
Aliens are invading USA. Cabler has greenlit series pilot "The 4400," a science fiction drama from exec producers Francis Ford Coppola, Rene Echevarria ("Dark Angel") and Maira Suro ("Platinum").
Feature scribes Tag Mendillo and Ric Roman Waugh have gone television, landing a drama script at ABC. "Youth Crime Unit," which comes from Gross Entertainment and Touchstone TV, revolves around an…
Male-oriented cabler Spike has greenlit the primetime animated comedy "This Just In," its third original cartoon, from scribe Steven Marmel ("The Fairly OddParents"). Order is for six episodes of the…
Lifetime has renewed Sunday night bellwether series "Strong Medicine" from Sony Pictures TV for a fifth season of 22 original hours, making it the longest-running scripted series in the network's…
Fox continues to make good on its promise to order pilots early this season, greenlighting on Wednesday a youth-oriented cop drama from Barry Schindel and Rob Port.