News Corp. chairman-CEO Rupert Murdoch said his company may not need to move ahead with a planned IPO of Sky Global Networks since it's more likely the satcaster would be merged into an existing…
The Museum of Television & Radio is gearing up for its 18th annual William S. Paley Television Festival, to be held in L.A. Feb. 28 through March 13 at the Directors Guild of America.
Interactive TV services provider OpenTV said fourth-quarter losses narrowed to $2.5 million from $4.4 million a year ago, while revenues nearly tripled to $22.3 million, from $8.4 million last year…
While Leslie Moonves doesn't plan to quit his day job as president and CEO of CBS Television, he is returning -- at least temporarily -- to his first love: acting.
Walt Disney TV Intl.-Latin America has inked a three-year pay-per-view agreement with satcaster Sky.
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The Italian Antitrust Authority has cleared a $365 million takeover of Vittorio Cecchi Gori's beleaguered TV network Telemontecarlo (TMC) by Telecom Italia's multimedia arm Seat Pagine Gialle, but…
More CNN employees were shown the door Thursday, including at least seven correspondents, as the 24-hour news cabler continues to streamline its staff in the wake of the AOL Time Warner merger.
USA Networks' epic two-part miniseries "Attila" is sure to play well to the cable net's action-oriented audiences, and may tap into the sword-and-sandals success of Golden Globe winner "Gladiator."…
The Pets.com sock puppet didn't survive to see Super Bowl XXXV. Neither did Epidemic.com, which gave up the ghost five months after the game. All traces of TornadoTravel.com have been swept off the…