Some ragtag side businesses are now propping up Telefonica Media's terrestrial broadcaster Antena 3, which has been hit by an advertising slump.
Colombia's RCN will introduce its hit novella "Betty La Fea" (Ugly Betty) -- already a phenom among U.S. Spanish TV viewers -- to Anglo auds via an English-lingo adaptation.
ITV Sport Channel has sealed a carriage deal with U.K. cable operator NTL, extending its reach to 3 million homes.
HBO Latin America is taking its cue from HBO in the U.S. and aiming to boost its amount of original programming with series and feature-length films.
German investment fund Mediability and Munich-based production outfit Ellipse Deutschland have inked to co-produce three animated TV series.
The final episode of "Gran Hermano," the local version of reality skein "Big Brother," captured an astonishing 90% viewer share for broadcaster Telefe.
Network Ten's $A3 million ($7 million) gamble on Southern Star Endemol's reality skein "Big Brother" has delivered sky-high ratings and healthy revenues, softening the impact of a weak advertising…
In a victory for Paxson Communications topper Lowell "Bud" Paxson, the Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday said that it will again delay the auctioning of valuable TV spectrum to wireless…
Europe, the continent that spawned last year's hottest TV genre, is suffering from reality fatigue. Just as American TV is gearing up for a second wave of even more outlandish reality formats…
Indonesian multimedia giant Gramedia is launching test programming on its terrestrial channel CitiTV in October, before a full-scale rollout in February 2002.
The development train for projects aimed at 2002 rollouts in syndication is continuing at full steam: Lorne Michaels has inked a development pact with NBC Enterprises Domestic Syndication to create a…