Europe's second largest station group SBS touted a more conservative, cost-conscious management style and emphasized local programming as the key to greater market share at Mipcom on Wednesday.
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A new army, bristling with gung-ho firepower, has joined the war against AIDS. Viacom Inc. will pour more resources into the AIDS battle than for any other public-service push in its history.
In another twist to the already knotted DirecTV-Echostar merger saga, DirecTV chief exec Eddy Hartenstein said he would likely walk from the deal if some resolution were not reached by January 21 of…
DirecTV is planning to mount another campaign to get viewers to cancel their subscriptions to Chuck Dolan's Cablevision Systems Corp. and buy satellite dishes to pick up the games of the New Jersey…
HBO Sports will examine race relations in the upcoming docu "O.J.: A Study in Black and White."
Regent Entertainment has signed with Pax TV to produce five more original movies after the primetime success of "Tornado Warning" on the network last month.
Dennis Hopper, Paul Reubens and Ann Magnuson will be among the celebrity voices featured on Cartoon Network's new special "The Groovenians."
Teutonic kidvidder EM.TV unveiled a slew of production deals at Mipcom on Wednesday, while execs denied rumors that billionaire entertainment mogul Haim Saban has bid for subsid the Jim Henson Co.
David Liddiment, program director at U.K. commercial net ITV who is credited with creating a huge appetite for "Millionaire" by daringly stripping the show daily, warned European format producers not…
French-German pubcaster ARTE unveiled ambitious plans to beef up distribution of its product worldwide on Wednesday, thanks to a new catalog of international programming.