In a business known for its sucker bets, reality TV continues to defy the odds. While the nets continue to struggle with finding the next scripted series phenom a la "Friends" or "CSI," producers of…
Some comedy shows may parody recent "Primetime Live" interviewee Bobby Brown, but the producers of Fox's "Cedric the Entertainer Presents" went out and got the real thing.
Iraqi officials have given the boot to CNN Baghdad bureau chief Jane Arraf. Iraqi chief information officer Mohammed Saeed Al-Sahaf informed newsgathering prexy Eason Jordan of the decree last week.
Public relations firm the Lippin Group has sealed a deal to continue representing the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
TV networks pony up small fortunes to renew expensive series like "Friends" or to create epic $40 million miniseries like Sci Fi Channel's "Taken."
Pubcaster the South African Broadcasting Corp. is considering dropping its news service from CNN in favor of Persian Gulf-based satcaster Al Jazeera and British pubcaster, the BBC.
Roberto Benigni received a frosty reception from U.S. critics with his holiday opener "Pinocchio," but the Italian comic's enduring popularity at home grabbed him spectacular ratings for his one-man…
Pubcaster CBC/Radio Canada has demanded a public hearing into satellite TV providers' proposal to reallocate funds that, execs fear, could cost the broadcasting system more than C$300 million ($193…
CBS gave the competition a heavy dose of reality last week, as the two-hour finales of "The Amazing Race 3" and "Survivor: Thailand" powered the net to its first in-season victory among adults 18-49…
Playboy Enterprises and Claxson Interactive Group have reached a new agreement that will replace their troubled joint venture, Playboy Intl. TV (PBTI).
A marquee matchup pitting a pair of robust rivals has helped the NBA get off to a good start on its new broadcast network home, ABC.