HBO has approached the broadcast networks about acquiring the off-cable run of "Sex and the City" for their fall primetime schedules.
WB Network veteran and former ICM agent Tim McNeal has joined the Tom Lynch Co. as senior VP of development, charged with helping develop primetime broadcast TV series, specials and telepics for a…
ABC execs said they're encouraged by the promising first week national ratings for "Jimmy Kimmel Live," particularly the talker's perf among young male viewers.
ITV, Blighty's commercial broadcasting superpower for many years, now trails pubcaster the BBC and satcaster BSkyB in revenue "by a sizable margin," one of its top execs admitted on Thursday.
HBO's offbeat sitcom "Curb Your Enthusiasm" dominated the Directors Guild nominations Thursday, taking three of the five nods in the episodic comedy category.
ACTRA Toronto, the largest branch of Canada's performers' union, is reviving its awards to celebrate its 60th anniversary.
Granada Intl. is defending its controversial docu "Living With Michael Jackson," which aired on commercial web ITV on Monday and on ABC in the U.S. on Thursday, after Jackson branded it a "gross…
Roly Keating, controller of digital channel BBC4, and policy adviser Charles Constable will put together the pubcaster's case for keeping the annual £112 ($184) license fee charged per TV-viewing…
The European Union is continuing to flout U.S. pressure by refusing to lift quotas it has slapped on imports of films, TV shows and music, according to documents released Thursday by executive arm…
Janie Grace, head of children's TV at commercial web ITV, has quit just 10 days before Nigel Pickard joins the network as head of programming.
Hungarian commercial broadcaster RTL Klub, controlled by pan-European broadcaster RTL, announced after-tax profits of HUF 2 billion ($8.8 million) in 2002, its best year since hitting the airwaves…