Fox News Channel topper Roger Ailes on Tuesday nixed a primetime segment about an ad that suggests Hillary Clinton is a lesbian. The commercial from the Virginia-based Christian Action Network was to…
LONDON – It came, they saw, it conquered. Reality formats have long been a staple of U.K. television, but it took Channel 4's “Big Brother” to prove the power of the program formula. Over a two-month…
The Fox Network has put an exclusive lock on the network rights to Major League Baseball for a license fee of $2.5 billion for the six years beginning with the 2001 season. The deal is a surprise…
Quincy Jones Entertainment and Telepictures Prods. have signed stand-up comedian Gary Owen to develop and star in an untitled scripted TV show.
The U.K.'s Just Group has acquired animation house Optical Image for £1.5 million ($2.2 million). Another $2 million may be paid contingent on Optical's performance over the next two years.
Anchor Diane Dimond will jump from CNBC to sister net MSNBC, where she will serve as a daytime anchor and correspondent as well as host of "Missing Persons," a series of hourlong primetime news…
Press group Lagardere, along with its partners in Multithematiques, is planning to launch a Paris-Match TV channel in France next year.
Rupert Murdoch's new Sky Global Networks announced its first big strategic investor Wednesday as John Malone's Liberty Media confirmed plans to take a 6% stake in the satellite venture along with a…
New Delhi cable operators went on strike Monday. Television screens all over the national capital region went blank, except for national broadcaster Doordarshan.
Hollywood studio execs testifying Wednesday before a congressional committee admitted efforts to market violent films to children, offered their mea culpas and promised their allegiance to new…