Joe Piscopo and Avellino Entertainment have pacted with HBO to develop a historical miniseries, "Bloomfield Avenue."
TV tycoon turned pol Silvio Berlusconi is the Italian politician with the most airtime on pubcaster RAI since Jan. 1, according to independent monitoring agency Osservatorio.
Broadcasters got more airtime in the campaign finance wars Thursday, with the U.S. Senate passing a measure that would require candidates to personally appear in any attack ads.
Zee Television Network plans to produce a prisoner-of-war reality show, the first time an Indian network has announced adventure programming geared especially to local auds.
The Peabody Awards, among the most prestigious prizes doled out every year in radio, TV and cable, has hired a new director, Horace Newcomb. Christiane Amanpour, a correspondent for CNN and "60…
MGM plans to launch more joint ventures with the Zee Television Network, according to MGM Network prexy Jules Haimovitz, who is visiting the country.
Greg Gumbel, who works as announcer on the lead team covering National Football League games with Phil Simms as color man, signed a new three-year contract with CBS Sports.
Troubled United Pan-Europe Communications shares hit record lows on the Amsterdam stock exchange (AEX) on Wednesday after two Dutch regulators published a joint report that concluded the Dutch Net…
Trio, the Canadian cable network bought by Barry Diller's USA Cable last year, has engineered its first programming deal under the new regime, purchasing all 78 hourlong episodes of "Sessions at West…
VH1 is off to a promising start in the Nielsen ratings for its "Name That Video" gameshow, one of the most ambitious firstrun series in the network's history.