Turkish radio/TV regulator RTUK has stepped up its vigilance on reality shows and has issued warnings to broadcasters after 4,139 complaints from viewers.
India's two passions, Bollywood and cricket, are coming together in one reality show. "The Cricket Match" will see 16 Bollywood stars trained by cricket professionals for two weeks while living in a…
Sony is expanding its international TV production group, naming Brit Antony Root senior VP of the European unit. In this newly created post, based in London, Root will oversee Sony Pictures TV…
NBC's six-hour event series "Revelations" bowed to good numbers Wednesday night despite facing a full hour of Fox's still-dominant "American Idol," according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen…
UPN has set Tuesday, May 17, as the delivery date for its new Britney Spears-Kevin Federline reality skein.
German pubcaster ZDF has picked up a number of high-profile Time Warner films, including the second and third installments of "The Lord of the Rings," from Herbert Kloiber's Tele Munchen.
As the Mip TV market hit mid-week, RAI Trade, distrib arm of the Italian pubcaster, said it has sold a e1.5 million ($1.9 million) package of its fiction to terrestrial stations in Eastern Europe…
Showtime has pacted with "CSI" exec producer Naren Shankar to develop an original movie about the creators of the videogame phenomenon "Doom."
The FCC has extended Tribune's temporary waiver in Hartford, Conn., allowing the company to continue owning both a newspaper and a TV station in the market through 2007.
As program buying began winding down at Mip on Wednesday, the market's new Made-for-Mobile Content Screenings session was jam-packed and countless other trade-show attendees had to be turned away.
Responding to criticism over government videos being packaged as TV news reports, the FCC reminded broadcasters Wednesday of rules requiring them to identify the source of such material.