The Italian debut of "The Sopranos" on Mediaset's flagship Canale5 was such a success in latenight Wednesday that it not only justified a rebroadcast, the New Jersey-set mob drama has been moved to a…
Charles Stanford has been upped to exec VP of legal and business affairs and general counsel at Crown Media Holdings.
Alliance Atlantis has purchased 29.9% of Wisdom: The Body, Mind & Spirit Channel, a Canadian digital specialty channel set to launch in the fall.
Beleaguered German kidvidder EM.TV is forecasting further losses for the current year. According to a company report released Wednesday, weak biz in the first months of 2001 and restructuring…
Turner Broadcasting System Latin America has upped Anthony Doyle to vice president of the Brazil operation. Doyle was most recently director of distribution in Brazil.
NBC padded its May sweeps demo lead Tuesday with strong showings from all three of its programs, led by another dominant one-hour episode of "Frasier."
Foreign TV station buyers -- now in their fourth day of nonstop screenings of upcoming U.S. TV series -- say the quality of what they've viewed is, by and large, up from recent years.
Bret Marcus has been appointed executive producer of MSNBC's signature broadcast "The News with Brian Williams."
Stephen Doerr has been appointed senior VP of news, programming and creative development for the NBC Television Stations division.
After a weeks-long slump, ratings for syndication's talk category perked up during the second full week of the May ratings sweep.
Don't look now, but it appears that those contentious and interminable talks between News Corp. and DirecTV have hit a rough patch yet again.