There was room for two high-profile original movies on Sunday, as NBC's "Saving Jessica Lynch" and CBS' "Elizabeth Smart Story" scored with auds -- helping to bring more viewers to the broadcast nets.
Comedy Central has begun taping "Straight Plan for the Gay Man," in which four heterosexual comedians, dubbed the "Flab 4," will work with homosexual men to help them pass as a meat packer, a macho…
Come January, CNBC's "The News With Brian Williams" will still feature the news -- but without Brian Williams. NBC News prexy Neal Shapiro announced Monday that Williams would step out of the anchor…
Broadcasters north of the border are claiming victory Friday after Canada's broadcast regulator nixed two controversial requests that would have circumvented Canadian-owned broadcasters by bringing…
Fox News is to supply a news feed to run overnight on Kerry Packer-backed Kiwi terrestrial net Prime TV.
German film and TV group Odeon Film will take over former Kirch Media TV production outfit Novafilm as of Jan. 1.
"What's up next?" was the theme of this year's Cable and Satellite Broadcasters Assn. of Asia Convention (Oct. 27-31), and the answers were often broad and far-reaching.
There was room for two high-profile original movies on Sunday, as both NBC's "Saving Jessica Lynch" and CBS' "Elizabeth Smart Story" scored with auds, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
Universal Studios Networks Germany has appointed Esther Henze as head of marketing.
Finnish public broadcaster YLE has appointed long-time film veteran Erkki Astala to head up the newly reorganised co-production department at the network.
ABC and Touchstone are teaming with Marc Platt Prods. to develop "Bailey Weggins," an hourlong mystery drama based on the bestselling series of novels from Cosmopolitan editor-in-chief Kate White.