Chuck Dolan's Cablevision Systems, which is coming off a disastrous third quarter, will raise subscribers' monthly fees by a fairly stiff 5.5%.
Fox has decided to continue double-pumping its rookie drama "24" through the end of December. Same-week repeats of the critically acclaimed, but so far low-rated, hour will run Fridays at 9 p.m…
A&E Television Networks has been chosen to receive the 2002 Global Television Outstanding Achievement Award at the 23rd annual Banff TV fest, skedded for June 9-14.
NBC and CBS remain the pacesetters this season, topping the primetime ratings heap in key categories for the third time in four weeks.
General Electric's NBC television arm can proceed with its $1.98 billion purchase of Spanish-language network Telemundo Communications Group after U.S. antitrust enforcers said they would not oppose…
The lousy economy is smacking down the World Wrestling Federation harder than any of the body blows inflicted by its performers in the ring.
Nearly one year after their peak, "reality" series are still a key component of the networks' skeds, but the ratings bar has been lowered considerably.
Every big news story has its breakout stars. The Gulf War had Peter Arnett and Arthur Kent (dubbed the "Scud Stud"). Ted Koppel rose to prominence during the Iranian hostage crisis, while Dan Rather…
The federal government has vowed to protect Oz film and TV from World Trade Organization free trade negotiations after intensive lobbying by the local industry.
An 18-month government review of broadcasting in Canada is to look into relaxing the tough foreign ownership restrictions on Canuck media companies. However, Heritage Minister Sheila Copps makes it…
BBC1 has achieved its most glowing ratings figures in 20 years, bettering archrival ITV. The pubcaster's flagship channel has been the U.K.'s most-watched TV channel for the past 14 weeks thanks to…