Magnum Sports & Entertainment has formed a TV division and hired industry veteran Michael Yudin to take over as president.
By the end of 2006, all terrestrial broadcasting in Italy will have to go digital. The Italian Senate passed a law to that effect last week after many months of debate.
Auds aren't taking much of a shine to new CBS drama "Big Apple," whose ratings declined from its mediocre premiere numbers a week earlier despite facing lesser competition.
Satcaster DirecTV Latin America will air the Broadway musical "Jekyll & Hyde" on March 10 as a PPV event.
Preempting any official fine, AOL Time Warner has agreed to write a $72,000 check to the U.S. Treasury for dropping ABC channels from its cable systems during last year's May sweeps, the FCC…
Court TV will spend a record $140 million to buy and produce programming over the next two years.
Programmers, cablers and satcasters have joined to form the Colombian Pay TV Defense Alliance, an org designed to fight piracy.
TVDanmark has acquired the rights to reality show "Temptation Island" through parent company SBS Broadcasting.
Giovanni Modina, head of programming at Mediaset's three TV channels, soon will be appointed director of Canale 5, the flagship channel of Silvio Berlusconi's TV group, according to several sources…
Moscow's city government has passed legislation to encourage private funding for local TV production in a 478 million ruble ($16.7 million) program that could see 40 projects completed this year.