Channel 4 deputy chairman Barry Cox on Thursday called for the BBC governors regulatory powers to be handed to media watchdog Ofcom, following the handling of the Iraq dossier report.
Universal Domestic TV has promoted Bruce Casino from VP of cable and ancillary sales to senior VP.
Spike TV hit one out of the park Monday night with its second-season premiere of "SlamBall."
Veteran British film exec Michael Ryan will be named chairman of AFMA on Sept. 23 at the annual membership meeting for the trade association of the independent film and television industry.
Auds may not quite be ready for the return of Roseanne Barr, whose unscripted ABC program sputtered in its premiere Wednesday night, falling well behind CBS' "Big Brother," which hit a summer high.
German pubcasters ARD and ZDF are claiming victory after a recent European Court of Justice ruling that could prove significant for their own legal status.
The war over media ownership rules waged on Wednesday as affiliates of ABC, CBS and NBC asked a federal appeals court in Washington, D.C. to re-regulate and bar the networks from buying up more TV…
Travel Channel has decided to bet big on a winning hand, renewing its exclusive TV rights to the World Poker Tour for up to six more years at a license fee that could soar to $40 million.
In what sounds like a combination of his series "Freaks and Geeks" and "Sex and the City," Paul Feig has made a deal with HBO to script the pilot "Nice Guys." The comedy revolves around a trio of…
NBC is renewing its quest to find a series vehicle for Heather Locklear. Peacock has signed a talent holding deal with Locklear and will seek to develop a comedy or drama series for the thesp.
FX will remake 1983 thriller "The Star Chamber," with "X-Files" vet Frank Spotnitz set to direct and exec produce. Spotnitz, who's scripting the Revolution actioner "Doomsday," is best known for his…