Court TV has upped Marlene Dann to senior vice president, daytime programming. Promotion will expand New York-based Dann's responsibilities vis-a-vis the network's daytime programming sked. Among her…
France's National Assembly has shown its support for digital terrestrial television by voting unanimously in favor of loosening rules on how much shareholders can own in a TV channel.
Digital satcaster Sky Perfect Communications has nosed 3,000 subs ahead of rival Wowow for the first time since its launch five years ago.
Minister for Information and Broadcasting Sushma Swaraj will lead a film and TV delegation to the U.S. June 13-20 to promote homegrown fare. Delegation will meet execs from Columbia TriStar…
The Enterprise has a new captain: After weeks of negotiations, Scott Bakula is officially on board the next "Star Trek" series.
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In what appears to be one of the first baby steps toward the often-promised vertical integration of online and primetime production at Fox, the network has begun introducing video interviews with…
So long WebTV. Microsoft, which introduced the struggling interactive TV service to consumers with much hype in 1996, is expected to replace the troubled moniker with the name MSNTV in the coming…
Looking to expand, NBC News has tapped one of its own to lead the top-ranked division. As expected, "Dateline NBC" executive producer Neal Shapiro was named NBC News prexy on Thursday.
CMT: Country Music TV has committed to its most ambitious program yet, "CMT Most Wanted Live," a daily hourlong show at 6 p.m. featuring Q&As with top country artists, TV premieres of new videos, and…