For viewers in the east German city of Leipzig, cable TV continues to offer ground-breaking alternatives and a glimpse of what is to come in the rest of the country.
Call it the trouble with hiatus. ABC has pulled frosh laffer "The Trouble with Normal" off the air for the remainder of the November sweeps. Paramount-produced skein has been a consistent ratings…
Fox Family Channel has been granted a temporary restraining order against CBS and its planned reality-based "Race Around the World." Making a rare judicial order, U.S. District Court Judge Robert M…
Continuing the expansion of its global sales operations, Columbia TriStar Intl. TV has promoted Mike Wald, VP of international television, to the newly created post of VP, worldwide pay television…
Channel 4 has announced that its digital entertainment web E4 will launch Jan. 18. The U.K.'s cable leader NTL has already agreed to carry the channel, which aims to become available on all digital…
Veteran NBC executive Vince Manze has been upped to co-president of the NBC Agency, the Peacock's inhouse full-service ad agency. Manze, who was most recently executive VP and creative director, will…
German distrib Kinowelt has made a second key deal for movies in its $300 million Warner Bros. package by licensing a clutch of those titles to German pubcaster ZDF.
A hot-button episode of the NBC laffer "Frasier" has gone missing in syndication this year, and the show's exec producer and writer are questioning the reason for its absence.
Goldie Hawn's Cherry Alley Prods. and Alliance Atlantis are developing a two-hour pic for NBC based on the events surrounding the murder of gay college student Matthew Shepard.
The producers of "Shop 'Til You Drop" are going to the ultimate bazaar for their next project: Minneapolis' Mall of America.
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