Robert Friedman, president of AOL TV, will give the opening keynote address at Mipnet, the three-day tech conference (Oct. 8-10) taking place during TV's Mipcom market in Cannes, organizer Reed Midem…
Control of Russia's TV transmission facilities will be separated from pubcaster holding VGTRK, in a move to reduce costs for state-owned stations -- pubcaster RTR Channel 2, and 51%-state owned ORT…
Jeremy Mayhew has quit as BBC Worldwide's director of new ventures and strategy, after failing to find a role for himself following the restructuring of the pubcaster's commercial arm.
Artists Rights Group, the new talent agency launched by Michael Foster and Sue Latimer, has struck a £1 million ($1.4 million) development deal with SMG TV Prods.
Canal Plus is counting on a cheeky quizzer presented by one of France's most popular comedians to rejuvenate its Gallic pay TV channel's fall schedule, unveiled Wednesday.
One of the first cases seeking damages from German kidvidder EM.TV was dismissed by a Munich court Thursday.
Pubcaster ORT has axed cult kids show "Spokoinoi Nochi, Malyshi" (Goodnight Little Ones) from its schedule.
Switzerland's first private national web, 3-year-old Tele24, is set to shutter. TV and radio pioneer Roger Schawinski and minority partner Credit Suisse First Boston have sold the web's parent…
Nine months away from the soccer World Cup, relations are becoming strained between Germany's Kirch group, which is selling the TV rights, and wary European broadcasters who don't want to fork out…
Grab your forks: Fox will celebrate the art of gluttony in an upcoming two-hour special.