Taking advantage of the huge turnout one night earlier for the season finale of "American Idol," Fox successfully launched season two of "So You Think You Can Dance" on Thursday.
A car bomb blast in Iraq killed two CBS News journalists and seriously injured a third as they attempted to cover the troops on Memorial Day. The CBS television crew was traveling Monday with the 4th…
In the most expected decision in the Brazilian pay TV sector for the past years, the government anti-monopoly agency Cade has approved the merger of Sky Brasil and DirecTV Brasil, with some…
Even showbiz insiders are getting their faces up on MySpace. Execs at cable's FX channel send up the comedy biz -- and themselves -- in tongue-in-cheeks spots pleading for script submissions at a…
The gap between indie filmmakers and financiers is about to get a little bit smaller. At least that's the goal at Plum TV, a New York-based cable network catering to viewers at upscale vacation spots…
Computer-generated toons may have overtaken the megaplex, but 2-D animation is still a long way from dead. Just ask the guys who feed off of Adult Swim, the top-rated cable network among young men.
For studios looking to prevent piracy, there's a simple solution: Don't make serialized TV shows popular with young men, and don't put out big event movies.
For one week in October 1947, the town was enthralled not with a movie opening or a celebrity scandal but with an unfolding drama in D.C. The hearings of the House Un-American Activities Committee on…
It's a Sci Fi Smackdown! Grappling with ways to goose ratings, USA/Sci Fi Channel prexy Bonnie Hammer has struck a deal with Vince McMahon's camp to introduce Extreme Wrestling Championship to Sci Fi.
The May sweeps have become synonymous with big season and series finales, but even by that standard, this year's body count piled up quickly -- and not, for once, on crime procedurals.
Paybox Foxtel's historic joint firstrun deal has re-ignited the debate about the delayed telecast of Stateside content with the paybox promising an Aussie first -- day-and-date airing of Fox product.