The quest to top Babe Ruth's single season home run record is so dramatic there's no need to take artistic license. Secondly, there's barely a need for a scorecard to identify the players in the…
In what appears to be the latest stage in a channel identity crisis in Holland, SBS Broadcasting is relaunching the Fox 8 channel with the brand name V8 in early May.
Sales at TV Azteca, Mexico's No. 2 web, dropped 7% to 1.1 billion pesos ($117 million) in the first quarter, compared with a year earlier, hit by advertisers' uncertainty over the new government of…
A&E has greenlit a weekly one-hour reality series from Michael Davies' Diplomatic Prods. in which everyday people will get a chance to share their wildest adventures.
Swedish financier SMI Media is investing £12 million ($17 million) into U.K. interactive television company Two Way TV.
PBS launches its "Hollywood Presents" series with an adaptation of John Henry Redwood's play "The Old Settler," a work set in WWII Harlem that provides two solid roles for Phylicia Rashad and Debbie…
The Peabody Awards, among the most prestigious prizes doled out every year in radio, TV and cable, has hired a new director, Horace Newcomb.
Formula One rights- marketer SLEC, 75%-owned by German media groups Kirch and EM.TV, will ink a 100-year extension of its broadcast contract with the international automobile association FIA in Paris…
Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment has tapped Nizar Allibhoy as veep, technology of its interactive television group.
Tom Cruise was a surprise guest at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards, held Saturday night at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica. Cruise received the Wannabe Award as a role model to youngsters and…
Eyeing the music television biz, German media giant Bertelsmann may end up the majority shareholder in fast expanding German music channel Viva if a series of deals come off.