It's one down and one to go for resurgent dealmaker John Malone. Malone's Liberty Media kicked off the fireworks last Thursday, agreeing to buy a controlling stake in cable net QVC from joint venture…
Chief programming director Henrik Ravn, of Danish pubcaster TV2/Danmark, became CEO of commercial broadcaster TvDanmark, controlled by SBS Broadcasting, on Tuesday.
Digital Latin America (DLA) has inked to distribute the digital version of 24-hour educational feevee cl@se. Based in Coral Springs, Fla, Digital Latin America provides digital content and services…
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Kids' WB is bringing back animated superhero series "Static Shock" for a fourth season.
They promise it won't be hosted by Monica Lewinsky, but reps from Vin Di Bona Prods. headed up to Capitol Hill last week to test the waters for a reality show focused on the lives of twentysomething…
A collection of 17 new interpretations of songs by blues men J.B. Lenoir and Skip James is among the slate of soundtracks and compilations set for release in association with "Martin Scorsese…
ABC Family has bought the cable TV rights to reruns of the hit sitcom "My Wife & Kids" for a license fee that could reach $52 million.
Talk about a ski lift. The news that Vancouver had won the bidding for the 2010 Winter Olympics, announced by the Intl. Olympic Committee Wednesday, means that all of the major events will unfold…
Boosting its stable of genre-bending reality programming, MTV has unveiled an all-reality fall slate that includes several prank-heavy shows, another hidden-camera skein and an "American Idol"-style…
Things just keep looking up for the few, the proud, the "Becker" fans. The Ted Danson laffer -- which hadn't even been renewed until a few weeks ago -- has now landed a spot on CBS' fall schedule.