Discovery Health Channel has tapped a 25-year veteran of news and documentary production, Bob Reid, as senior VP and general manager. In effect he will serve as chief executive of the network.
NBC Enterprises has hired syndication veteran Barry Wallach for the post of executive VP, taking charge of selling original and rerun series to TV stations and cable networks.
The Indian broadcast industry has threatened to ban certain advertising companies unless they pay debts of $30 million by Aug. 15 for commercials that have run on TV.
Klasky Csupo Studios has extended its exclusive production deal with overseas animation production company Sunwoo Entertainment for another two years. Sunwoo will exclusively provide all animation…
Cable TV services company AT&T Broadband said Monday it has finalized an agreement with consumer electronics retailer Best Buy to sell AT&T digital cable and high-speed Internet access services.
Scandinavian media conglom Modern Times Group posted a half-year 21% jump in net revenues to 3 billion Swedish krona ($299 million) over the same period last year.
CNN's flagship financial newscast "Lou Dobbs Moneyline" will jump to 6 p.m., where it will go head-to-head with CNBC's "Business Center," beginning Aug. 27.
Spanish digital terrestrial pay TV operator Quiero is facing a crisis after media group Planeta revealed that it will not take part in a 12 billion peseta ($63.2 million) capital increase.
Renegade TV broadcaster Jan Pachul is going toe-to-toe with Canada's broadcast regulator after he refused to pull his unlicensed TV station, Star Ray TV.
Leading French web TF1 got into the reality TV race Saturday with the preem of its version of "Survivor," "The Koh-Lanta Adventurers." First episode took a 39% market share, the second (on Sunday)…
Pay TV supremo Canal Plus and Dutch cable giant United Pan-Europe Communications (UPC) are set to merge their pay TV units in Poland, creating the leader in that territory.