Discovery Channel India has signed a deal with Vijay TV, a regional-language channel, in order to air Discovery programs to viewers in the Tamil language.
Japan's top-rated broadcaster Nippon (NTV) said on Wednesday that it will set up a company that could eventually compete head to head with the nation's largest satcaster, Sky PerfecTV. NTV will join…
Thanks to News Corp. topper Rupert Murdoch, presidential contenders Al Gore and George Bush will have another chance to woo TV audiences before election day.
NEW YORK -- VH1 has put three gameshow pilots into production, one based on the venerable network-daytime quiz program "Name That Tune."
Chris-Craft Industries, the broadcast group operator recently acquired by News Corp., more than doubled its third-quarter net income to $19.2 million, thanks to its previous shedding of a…
Following its split with local production company Argos Comunicacion, No. 2 Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca has inked separate co-production deals with Columbia TriStar Intl. Television (CTIT) and…
Missing games of the world champion Los Angeles Lakers televised on free TV is no longer an issue for DirecTV subscribers in Los Angeles.
FMiTV Networks has inked a strategic and equity deal with Japanese conglomerate SECOM. As part of the agreement, FMiTV will also provide video and audio content, as well as computer systems to SECOM…
State broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) has signed a three-year pact with entertainment channel B4U (Bollywood for you). DD will telecast B4U Hindi movies on its national and international channels…
NTL has pulled out of its pay-per-view rights deal for English Premier League soccer after failing to agree on final terms. The move has stunned the U.K. TV biz and puts the rights back on the market.