Multichannel TV is now in more than half of all British homes.
Venezuelan broadcaster RCTV is buying 11 feature films and a smaller package of Christmas specials from Latin American distrib Salsa Entertainment.
Giant media companies love to hold forth on the glories of synergy, and surely there is no better poster boy for their belief than Harry Potter. AOL Time Warner hierarchs go on at length about how…
What's in a name? SPH MediaWorks hopes a change of name will bring success to its fledgling English-lingo TV channel.
A weak economy, the high expense of converting to digital TV and the end of network compensation has impacted most TV stations -- but affils in tiny markets have been smacked hardest. As a result, a…
Mexico's first home-produced reality show, "Big Brother," bowed on Televisa's Canal 2 to high ratings -- and no sign of the sexy scenes feared by the Catholic church and conservative pressure groups…
Every week, French TV production exec Vincent Chalvon Demersay makes a beeline for Saturday morning's U.S. TV viewing figures to check out the audience for "Totally Spies" on ABC Family. Unusual for…
Merv Griffin, Joey Bishop, Dick Cavett, Jimmy Breslin, Les Crane, Joan Rivers, Pat Sajak, David Brenner, Alan Thicke, Chevy Chase, Arsenio Hall, Dennis Miller, Rick Dees, Keenen Ivory Wayans and even…
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, which has the worldwide rights to the biography, told Variety it is in talks to sell the TV rights to the tome, which tracks the history of rock 'n' roll's original bad…
CBS joker David Letterman is 54. ABC news vet Ted Koppel is 61. But in the name of youthful demographics, relevance and better business, ABC parent company Disney wants to dump Koppel and grab the…
Those worried about the growing consolidation of media power in the U.S. will absolutely be chewing their nails over the New Italy of Silvio Berlusconi.
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