Russian pubcaster ORT has picked up gameshow format "Weakest Link" from pubcaster the BBC.
British comedy duo French and Saunders have been cast to voice a new animated sitcom, "Pongwiffy."
MTV Europe has announced that Destiny's Child, Janet Jackson and Dido will be among the performers at this year's MTV Europe Music Awards.
Filming has begun in the West African state of Burkina Faso on the continent's first television police series, "Commissaire Damaro" (Police Chief Damaro).
New British reality TV producers 12 Yard Prods., a joint venture between Hat Trick Prods. ("Whose Line Is It Anyway?") and former BBC exec David Young, has set its sights on this side of the pond.
Pixar Animation Studios reported a 10% boost in second-quarter profits as the company behind the "Toy Story" pics begins promoting its fourth computer-animated feature, "Monsters, Inc." which bows…
In an unusual move, one of the Emmy noms for Fox sitcom "Malcolm in the Middle" was withdrawn by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences last month, but Arnon Milchan, whose Regency Enterprises…
TV station group Young Broadcasting posted a second-quarter loss of $3.8 million as soft advertising and higher operating costs undermined some revenue gains. The red ink compared with a profit of…
David E. Kelley Prods. has created a full-time media relations staff, recruiting P.R. vet Stacey Luchs to oversee the company's media relations.
Antitrust groups have started weighing in on the proposed hookup of EchoStar and DirecTV: not surprisingly, they don't like the deal.
In an effort to beef up its Gotham presence, CNN will open street-level studios in midtown Manhattan in mid 2002.