Any sign of a post-sweeps blues wasn't evident for most syndie rookies this week as a slew of freshmen reached all-time highs, according to Nielsen for the week of Dec. 6-12.
-- ValueVision Intl. announced Wednesday that distribution of its cable home shopping network increased by 50% in the final six months of 1999, growing from 16 million homes in June to the current…
If advance reports are any indication, Americans are planning to stay home in record numbers this New Year's Eve. The question is: Will they be watching Tom Brokaw, Andy Griffith or Elvis Presley?
Some of Russia's top TV figures will soon find themselves on the other side of the broadcasting fence.
Robert Rabinovitch, the recently appointed president of the Canadian Broadcast Corporation, has launched a task force to return Canada's public broadcaster to its roots as a radio and TV content…
Despite recent rating surges, MGM's syndie newsmag "National Enquirer" is changing its voice. Mike Walker is stepping aside as co-host of the program to make way for former E! anchor James Hill.
Arun Jaitley, the minister for information and broadcasting, told India's Parliament on Tuesday that the government will allow direct-to-home television when a new broadcasting bill is approved.
The upcoming Monte Carlo TV Market (Feb. 20-23) will for a second year focus on the burgeoning business of format deals. Two panels organized by Variety for Feb. 21 will take up the subject…
ONdigital is adding two new channels from Discovery Networks Europe to its lineup -- Discovery Kids and Discovery Wings.
The Disney Channel has notched 1 million subscribers in France, a record score for a channel only available as a paid-for option.
News Corp. Australia topper Lachlan Murdoch blasted the conservative government's just-released digital TV policy today by implicitly threatening to freeze further investments Down Under.