No gain and, in the medium-term, some pain. That's how some Aussie producers and pay TV broadcasters view the impact of the U.S.-Australia free trade agreement concluded last week.
Execs at Kiwi satcaster SkyDigital have fingers crossed that the March 1 bow for the Arts Channel will continue a dream run of three basic channel launches over three months.
India and China, the world's two most populous nations, have agreed in principle to use the age-old barter system to explore the distribution and co-production of films and programs for their…
Broadcast regulators have taken Euro TV Chisinau off the air in Moldova in a bid to transform the regional net in the middle-European country from a political soapbox into a mainstream channel.
This "Angel" has gone to heaven. The WB has opted not to renew the Joss Whedon-produced drama "Angel" for a sixth season. Frog topper Jordan Levin informed Whedon of the decision to cancel the skein…
NBC has kicked off the second week of the February sweep with a Thursday victory in most key demos, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen, led by "Friends." CBS again drew the night's…
Tim Russert's interview with President Bush on "Meet the Press" proved its own weapon of mass instruction, with a whopping 9 million viewers tuning in to the Sunday morning show.
NBC has bought the rights to secret audio and video tapes of Princess Diana and will broadcast them as a two-part special.
Veteran network and cable programmer Robin Schwartz has been tapped prexy of Regency Television. Schwartz, who also has a background as a small-screen scribe, is leaving her job as VP of programming…
It was the joy of six Thursday at ABC as the net greenlit a half-dozen comedy pilots -- including high-profile projects from Jessica Simpson, John Stamos and Mel Gibson.
A number of pro sports teams are not renewing their contracts with the Fox Sports Net and its partner Rainbow Media Holdings, sparking rumors that personnel changes at Fox Sports are tied to these…