After a lengthy hiatus the Australian Broadcasting Corporation is cranking up production -- but management turmoil and disputes with indie producers are getting in the way.
The EM.TV rescue saga took a wrong turn Feb. 21 when the Intl. Automobile Federation (FIA) opposed a deal in which EM.TV will share its stake in Formula One auto racing with Germany's giant Kirch…
Sunday, Monday --- Happy Days. Tuesday, Wednesday -- Happy Days. Indeed, it doesn't seem to matter where retro laffer "That '70s Show" plays these days -- its ratings are bound to put a smile on the…
The NBA is in the same boat as Bill and Hillary these days: Everybody is piling on. The litany of negatives at the National Basketball Assn. has kept commissioner David Stern on the defensive. But…
German auds are showing signs of reality TV fatigue. According to a study by market research company EMNID, 87% of those interviewed want less of what the locals call "container soaps," formats such…
The government has stepped in to salvage a deal between pubcasters ARD and ZDF and German media giant Kirch for rights to the 2002 and 2006 World Cup soccer matches.
John Malone is further flexing his muscle across the Euro Continent.
Mexico's Televisa is in talks with Univision about its long-term programming arrangement and about increasing its stake in the Hispanic broadcaster.
As the third season of HBO's "The Sopranos" is set to launch, viewers may be prompted to ask whatever happened to pay cable's other super-hyped series, "Queer as Folk." Surprise: It's still running.
Showtime Networks has upped senior veep of motion pictures Michael Rauch to exec VP of production, a newly created post.
Canuck web CTV is bowing CTV Canadian Documart, a new pitching venue, at the 22nd annual Banff TV Festival, June 10-15, with C$100,000 ($65,000) in prize money up for grabs.