MTV has committed to three animated series for the second half of 2002: "Spider-Man," "The Freshman" and the previously reported "Clone High."
Comedy Central has ordered 10 episodes of new primetime TV series "Crank Yankers," the project that came out of the cabler's development deal with the creators of "The Man Show."
Tribune Entertainment and Fireworks Entertainment have renewed their weekly action hour "Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda" for its third and fourth seasons.
Chum has filed a complaint against MTV Canada with the Canuck broadcast regulator, claiming that the newly launched digital specialty channel is violating its terms of license by playing too many…
Pakistan is finally putting broadcasting on a fast track: The country's leader, Gen. Pervez Musharraf, has just given the go-ahead to commercial TV.
German entertainment company Tele Munchen and CBS Broadcast Intl. have extended their long-term sales partnership.
German pubcaster ZDF has postponed the election of its new topper until March 8. In a ballot Friday, only half of the 72 voters raised their hands in favor of candidate Gottfried Langenstein; the…
German music channel Viva is adding Jurgen Grabosch to its executive board, after Viva's acquisition of production company Brainpool.
A rapid-fire sports talker more fun than the games it skewers, ESPN's "Pardon the Interruption" knocks every possible trend, team, owner and, yes, mascot with the right amount of…
Fox Kids has sold Saturday morning kids block to "Pokemon" producer 4Kids Entertainment, which will pony up $25.3 million a year to lease the net's four-hour ayem time period.