Taiwan's cablers are urging the government to deregulate and let market forces dictate services and subscription fees. Politicos cap foreign investment to less than 50% and limit the amount cablers…
Japanese network Fuji TV has notched up a first in Chinese program imports: It has sold two dramas to 29 stations controlled by China Great Wall Art & Culture Center (CGWACC), a subsid of government…
Wrestling is about to face a major rival in the TV ring. With ratings beginning to hit the mat, producers are looking for a successor to take wrestling's place and become the next cultural phenomenon…
Australian animation specialist Yoram Gross-EM.TV has embarked on its first live-action series and is pumping out a slew of toons with international co-producers.
Michael Chiklis, star of FX drama series "The Shield," may have been holding the Emmy Award last weekend, but he wasn't the only winner.
President Bush may not seem interested in popular culture, but he might pay attention to the public's obsession with reality TV -- if only to size up possible competition.
Saban co-founder and musical artist Shuki Levy and producer- choreographer Anita Mann have combined forces to establish a production-distribution outfit called LevyMann Entertainment.
It was a two-net race on the opening Thursday of the new season, with programs on NBC (led by "Friends") and CBS (paced by "CSI") scoring monster ratings, according to prelim nationals from Nielsen…
FremantleMedia is setting up a new co-production unit and has promoted Tony Stern, commercial director of FremantleMedia Enterprises, to head of co-productions.
In quarterly and season-end ratings, NBC's "Today Show" and ABC's "Good Morning America" continue to show robust growth.
Yet another sitcom about dumb men and the women who love them, CBS' "Still Standing" gains little mileage out of a collection of punchlines that have turned up on every other half-hour since the dawn…