Sky One, flagship web of U.K. satcaster BSkyB, has bought British TV rights to Steven Bochco's Iraq war drama "Over There," ahead of its U.S. debut.
Bavaria Media sold "Speer & Hitler -- The Devil's Architect" to Gaul's Canal Plus. The three-part mini, which focuses on the relationship between Adolf Hitler and Albert Speer, has also sold to BBC1…
Buena Vista Intl. TV has signed multiyear, multigenre agreements with Russia terrestrial TV networks THT and TV3.
The Intl. Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has created two I-Emmy categories for performance by an actor and performance by an actress. The Academy also will give a special laurel, not an Emmy…
The Sanitsky Co., Ludlum Entertainment and German producer Tandem are teaming on a four-hour miniseries adaptation of Robert Ludlum's novel "The Hades Factor."
Federal Communications Commission member Michael Copps urged Hollywood guilds and activists not to become complacent in their battle to curb media consolidation during an address Sunday night, saying…
While fiction programming is on the rise around the globe, the appetite for feature films is waning, according to audience and market research group Eurodata TV Worldwide.
Granada Intl. is pre-selling "Whatever Love Means," a two-hour dramatization for U.K. commercial broadcaster ITV based on the early romantic story of the young Prince Charles and Camilla Shand, at…
Golf fans were glued to their seats Sunday watching Tiger Woods capture his first major tournament in nearly three years, as ratings for the down-to-the-wire Masters on CBS shot up dramatically vs…
Credit NBC with a deft bit of misdirection, infusing this variation on "The X-Files" with the whiff of controversy by couching its apocalyptic scenario in biblical terms -- the obvious goal being to…
With "Grey's Anatomy" doing big numbers on Sunday night, ABC has decided to keep TV's top-rated new drama of the year right where it is. Medical drama had been skedded for a four-week trial run, with…