In the lead-up to France's presidential elections next month, a government minister has lashed out at the amount of -- quelle surprise -- sex on French television.
Jaws dropped last week as two of the longest-running strips going, "The Sally Jessy Raphael Show" and "The Oprah Winfrey Show," announced their exits within days of each other.
Reality TV has spawned a hot new subgenre: Call it "B-Level Celebrities Making an Ass of Themselves in Primetime." Viewers apparently can't get enough of the format.
Fresh-faced music vidcaster Channel V is beating MTV at its own game -- it is Australia's dominant music channel and a growing force in youth culture. It's quite an achievement in a market where less…
As news nets continue to chase younger auds, they're increasingly turning to faces already familiar to that key demo. And for news directors on the hunt for fresh talent, the high school educational…
Will embattled German media mogul Leo Kirch shutter his money-losing paybox Premiere World? That's the latest question making the Teuton rounds as the once all-powerful conglom continues to come…
Not surprisingly, the country's top newsies came out in support of their own last week, heaping opprobrium on the Mouse House for its treatment of Ted Koppel and decrying the encroachment of…
Forget Euro mergers and global acquisitions. Spain's TV big boys are setting their sights on more modest goals.
Could 4Kids Entertainment have another "Pokemon"-sized hit in its pocket? The kidvid distributor's latest import to U.S. shores, "Yu-Gi-Oh!," certainly has the right pedigree, having already scared…
"Star Trek" supremo Rick Berman has reupped with Paramount's TV and motion picture divisions, inking a five-year, eight-figure overall deal that will keep him at the studio through the end of 2006…
Kim Niemi has been tapped senior veep of video, music and product development for NBC Enterprises.
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