CTV became Canada's first national web to transmit a high-definition feed on Tuesday.
Nick Intl. has inked a broadcasting deal with Toronto-based Corus Entertainment's kidvid arm Nelvana for "My Dad the Rock Star," a co-production with France's the Carrere Group and broadcaster M6.
On the heels of major deals in France and Spain, Modern Times Group's Swedish format maker Strix has moved across the Iberian peninsula to ink another option deal with Endemol Portugal.
Powered as usual by the combination of "CSI: Miami" and "Everybody Loves Raymond," CBS has claimed the third Monday of the November sweep in adults 18-49, according to preliminary nationals from…
Pan-Euro media group SBS Broadcasting will give a major new facelift to ailing Danish operations TvDanmark, completely relaunching TvDanmark 1 and TvDanmark 2 as of next April.
UPN is getting "Bad" with Tony Krantz and feature scribes Jennifer Heath and Michelle Wolff. Writers to pen and exec produce, with Krantz exec producing for his Warner Bros. TV-based Flame Television.
Andy Bird, until recently Time Warner's most senior TV exec in London, soon will land at the Mouse House with a new gig. Bird be named prexy of Walt Disney Intl., succeeding Michael Johnson.
Fashion label BCBG is getting into the advertainment biz, agreeing to co-produce a new reality television series called "Skavengers," along with Limelight Films.
Lifetime may be getting bewitched. Women's cabler is in final discussions to pick up a pilot centered on a few charmed women from exec producers Charlie Craig ("Peacemakers") and Gale Anne Hurd…
The Smothers Brothers could be coming back to TV -- this time, via a two-hour telepic from Paul Reiser's NBC-based Nuance Prods. Tom and Dick Smothers have agreed to play themselves in a hybrid…
Telemundo has tapped Jose Perez as senior vice president of daytime entertainment programming.