Viacom will shut down its German VH1 channel, launching MTV2 in its place.
The BBC is leading the pack in the main categories of the British Academy Television Awards this year with 48 nominations, more than the ITV network and Channel 4 -- each with 22 -- combined.
Russia's NTV is striving to keep its independence, though that effort may prove increasingly tricky.
A batch of complicated negotiations is under way that could end up giving Fox Cable complete control of the Speedvision cable network and handing Comcast Corp. full ownership of the Golf Channel and…
A tip for Diane Sawyer: Cancel your next vacation. With Sawyer out for the week and viewers snoozing late because of daylight saving time, ABC News' "Good Morning America" posted its lowest household…
Univision sports division prexy Stephen Solomon has ankled the leading U.S. Hispanic net. In a statement, Solomon said he was leaving to pursue other opportunities in the sports industry. Univision…
"The West Wing" creator and exec producer Aaron Sorkin was arrested Sunday at Burbank Airport after security personnel allegedly found a bag of "illicit mushrooms" in the scribe's luggage.
ChumCity is taking its youth-oriented interactive TV formula to Vancouver with the purchase by its parent, Chum Ltd., of Vancouver TV station CKVU for C$125 million ($80 million).
For the first time, TV and film script-writers and programmers marched in Rome last week to protest against pubcaster RAI's increased use of TV formats acquired outside the group rather than…
MTV Networks intends to buy Benelux music TV web the Music Factory from Dutch media group Wegener. What MTV is paying was not disclosed, but it is acquiring the 93% of TMF that Wegener owns. The deal…
The Danish production of reality TV show "Big Brother" became too real for broadcaster TvDanmark as the remaining seven contestants of the secluded house in Copenhagen jumped ship and left the…