MTV Animation has unveiled its 2001 development slate of a dozen shows, including "Hairballs," picked up from Level13.net, the Web site from "Simpsons" production company Film Roman.
The final appearance of Robert Downey Jr. on "Ally McBeal" boosted that series Monday to its best ratings since February, helping Fox win easily in key demos for a second straight night.
Contestants on France's "Big Brother"-style reality show "Loft Story" have been told to stop trashing each other, as web M6 tries to appease broadcasting watchdogs' anger about the show.
The smart money is on Silvio Berlusconi retaining control of his media empire even as he takes the reins as Italy's prime minister.
Keith Olbermann, the provocative, unpredictable cable-TV sports commentator, has resigned as host and executive producer of a weekly hourlong Sunday-night sports-news series on Fox Sports Net.
Young Broadcasting swung to a net loss of $32 million for the first quarter from a $10 million profit the year before, due in large part to costs associated with its purchase of San Francisco's…
United Pan-Europe Communications has posted a loss of 556 million euro ($489 million) for the first quarter of 2001, up from $411 million and despite a 67% boost in sales to $293 million.
NBC scored a rather easy primetime victory among young adults last week, using a balanced attack to help compensate for its slightly less powerful Thursday lineup.
Even without the clearance to use her famous diary, ABC and executive producer Hans Proppe have come up with a stunning tribute to Anne Frank and those who risked their lives to help her family.
It could be a boardroom at any Fortune 500 company where stockholders bicker over inventory and storage. Instead, the 15 men gathered in this lakeside resort home outside of Berlin are discussing the…