France's President Jacques Chirac has thrown his weight behind plans for a Gallic alternative to news channels CNN or BBC World.
Bloomberg Television has become the second foreign broadcaster in as many days to announce it has won limited landing rights in mainland China, with other players expected to follow soon.
It was a great night for reality premieres on Wednesday, as the bows of CBS' "Star Search" and ABC's "The Bachelorette" and "Celebrity Mole: Hawaii" delivered strong ratings, according to preliminary…
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A&E Network has snapped up BBC1 series "Spooks," created by David Wolstencroft and produced by Kudos, following a deal brokered by BBC Sales Company in New York.
ABC has the right to bring back David E. Kelley's "The Practice" next fall -- but the show's pricetag may have to come down for that to happen.
As part of BET's biggest move into buying off-network series, the Viacom-owned cable network has secured cable syndication rights to sister pay TV net Showtime's "Soul Food."
CBS has wrapped up the rights to David E. Kelley's next skein, an hourlong drama about three brothers living in a small New Hampshire town (Daily Variety, Dec. 9).
Please go early -- that's the message from Directors Guild prexy Martha Coolidge to the town's writers and actors. In her new year's letter to the 12,000 DGA members, Coolidge strongly suggested that…
Networks and studios are ready to tout new skeds and skeins as well as provide updates on old faves at The Television Critics Association Tour's winter press gathering at the Renaissance Hotel.
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Ron Livingston ("Band of Brothers") and Michael Madsen ("Reservoir Dogs") have been tapped to star in basic cabler FX's original telepic "44 Minutes: The North Hollywood Shootout."