Despite attracting remarkably few negatives for a man who has risen so far, so fast, Michael Jackson will have to prove himself all over again at USA.
Four years ago when Michael Jackson, then the golden boy of the BBC, jumped ship to run Channel 4, he was the obvious candidate for the job. Finding his successor will be a lot harder.
Satcaster DirecTV Latin America has tapped Venevision Intl. as its rep to sublicense some rights to the 2002 World Cup.
International players are starting to pay attention to location opportunities in Russia, with a new company, ABD Prods., announcing plans to shoot three to four features a year using predominantly…
The most fashionable thing in American television these days is a British accent.
The fact that Barry Diller's company is called USA Networks didn't stop him last week from recruiting a top British TV exec, Michael Jackson, to take charge of the company's entertainment assets.
Latino telenovelas are again lathering up ratings in Spain and proving a mini-boom for emerging Spanish production powerhouse, the Europroducciones Group, co-owned by Mexico's Televisa and Spain's…
Indonesia's first local version of a Western TV soap, produced by Pearson Television Asia, launched July 23 on the RCTI web. Adapted from Australia's long-running serial "Sons and Daughters,"…
Argentina's debt-ridden No. 2 cable system Multicanal may end up in the arms of rival Cablevision. If the two merge, the resulting firm would cover 60% of the country's 5 million cable homes.
After weeks of criticism for alleged inaccuracies, ratings agency Ibope Argentina has won a vote of confidence from an auditor repping ad agencies, advertisers, broadcasters, cable operators and…