A report by an independent consultant has lambasted the leadership of the South African Broadcasting Corp., accusing it of a "lack of integrity, common decency, mutual respect and loyalty." The…
The future of Russia's Center-TV looks uncertain, despite ongoing talks between Moscow mayor Yury Luzhkov, who founded and finances the station, and Russian press minister Mikhail Lesin, who has…
Sony Corp. is in the final stages of purchasing a 10% stake in Japan's top broadcaster, Fuji TV. The alliance would create a diversified media giant -- the largest in Asia, and one on par with some…
The heat in the syndication kitchen appears to be too hot for cooking/talk/entertainment strip "Ainsley Harriott." Staffers on Buena Vista Television's syndicated daytime hour were told Monday that…
In its first foray into original telepic production, Pax TV is teaming with prince/producer Edward Windsor for a two-hour holiday drama starring Kathy Ireland. Ireland will play the youngest daughter…
As the syndication upfront ad market breaks this week, Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution is upping its head of media sales, Julie Kantrowitz, to exec veep.
After a 40-year absence from the small screen, Sidney Lumet will return to television with an original drama series for A&E.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has created a new division called Fox Cable Networks to manage its growing portfolio of cable channels, appointing Jeff Shell to serve as president and CEO.
Brazilian authorities may opt for Euro or Japanese high-definition TV standards in a ruling due this summer that could influence other markets in the region.
Embattled Canuck TV producer Cinar Corp. has been hit with a tough new ruling by Canadian regulatory authorities.
Dick Wolf has signed director-producer Arthur W. Forney to an exclusive two-year deal with his Wolf Films banner. Forney's no stranger to the Wolf pack, having most recently served as co-executive…