And on the sixth day, they rested their remotes. Saturday remains the loneliest night of the week for viewers of broadcast television, and nothing this fall appears capable of changing that. The nets…
If veteran ABC News producer Tom Bettag is right, the problem with the net's struggling Sunday morning news roundup isn't host George Stephanopoulos -- it's the genre's tired format that has to go.
The uneasy truce between Britain's two dominant TV players, the BBC and the Rupert Murdoch-controlled BSkyB, has turned into open warfare -- and the satcaster is gunning for the pubcaster's exclusive…
As other Spanish companies scurry back to basics, Europroducciones Group is diversifying. With an increasingly large foot in Italy, the production company made its name in light entertainment and…
The IFA, Europe's largest consumer electronics fair, opened to good news Friday as signs of an economic recovery and record numbers of exhibitors boosted hope for a strong market response to the…
In a surprise move, Alastair Campbell, the U.K. government's director of communications, handed in his resignation Friday mid-way through the Hutton inquiry into the government row over the BBC's…
Russia's former media magnate Vladimir Gusinsky was released on bail from a Greek jail Friday. He must post a bond of €100,000, ($110,000) and remain housed an Athens hotel while he waits for a…
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott nabbed a pair of MTV moonmen Thursday night, video of the year and hip-hip video, for her musicvid "Work It."
Former "X-Files" showrunner Frank Spotnitz is looking to bring both law and order to primetime, setting up a crime drama at CBS and a legal franchise for FX.
The National Assn. of TV Program Executives has added six members to its board of directors, choosing them with an eye to covering the bases of all the various media categories to which NATPE caters.
Sundance Channel and Loews Entertainment have pacted with Newmarket Films to theatrically expand the four titles in its Sundance Film Series.