Looking for convergence? Check out the cablers. On Feb. 14, HBO will bow an interactive online arm with its new sports show, "On the Record" with Bob Costas.
Japanese satcaster Wowow plans to launch an IPO on the venture-oriented Mothers section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange as early as March, a Japanese financial daily has reported.
Sen. Joseph Lieberman (D-Conn.) on Monday condemned MTV for airing a dangerous stunt on "Jackass" that apparently led to a Connecticut teenager asking to be set on fire and suffering severe burns.
Music, candy and combat dominated Tuesday's nominations for the seventh annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, with five films -- "Almost Famous," "Billy Elliot," "Chocolat," "The Contender" and…
Spanish-lingo broadcast company Univision Communications has promoted four execs in its network sales department. Judy Kenny has been upped to senior veepee, New York network sales manager, and Dan…
On2.com, which specializes in providing television-quality streaming video over the Internet and to consumer electronic devices, has closed a $2 million round of financing with Abanat Ltd. Investor…
MGM Networks, a unit of MGM, has forged an alliance with Israeli broadcaster Tel-Ad to launch a movie channel in Turkey. The channel would be the company's fourth launch abroad in the last 12 months…
Josh Goldsmith and Cathy Yuspa have been crowned the king and queen of "The King of Queens," sealing a three-year, seven-figure deal with Columbia TriStar TV that elevates them to executive producers…
CBS is back in the ratings game thanks to a huge Super Bowl- "Survivor" combo on Sunday, pulling to within striking distance of season leader ABC in total viewers while improving its demo standing.
Sunday's lackluster Super Bowl has shot a lightning bolt of energy through the marketers of the XFL, the new football league that kicks off its regular season Feb. 3 with the first of 10 weekly…