Even the FCC has caught a touch of the merger mania bug. Effective March 25, the Mass Media and Cable Services will unite to become the Media Bureau.
TV Academy chairman Bryce Zabel has officially launched TV Responds, the org's task force relating to the ongoing war on terrorism.
Vivendi U chief Jean-Marie Messier has tacitly given Pierre Lescure's Canal Plus Group management team two years to shape up or ship out.
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Oscar prospects for "A Beautiful Mind" brightened Saturday night as Ron Howard received the Directors Guild of America's award for outstanding directorial achievement in feature film.
A change in pedigree hasn't hurt "Family Feud." Tribune Entertainment, which late last year acquired syndication rights to "Feud" from FreMantle Media (formerly Pearson Television), has locked up the…
Patricia Edgar, the founding chair of the Australian Children's Television Foundation, has announced her retirement after 20 years, effective June 30.
In a battle for soccer supremacy, terrestrial station TVB has snagged the rights to the remaining games of the FA Cup in Hong Kong.
FX breaks new ground in a big way with "The Shield," the most innovative, electric and foul-mouthed hour to hit the tube since one of its obvious influences, "The Sopranos."
Satcaster DirecTV Latin America has inked two more sublicense deals in Mexico for World Cup rights.
TV veteran Antonio Barreto becomes senior VP of programming and marketing at satcaster DirectTV Latin America today. Barreto fills the vacancy created when Milton Torres became executive VP…