Controversial TV Nova topper Vladimir Zelezny has signaled he is in talks with two foreign investors willing to back the popular Czech Republic station although he said he was not ready to name names.
An arrest warrant has been ordered for the father-and-son owners of Peru's America Television Canal 4, Jose Enrique and Jose Francisco Crousillat, amid allegations of political corruption.
Talk about dark horses: Bravo has outbid TNT, USA and A&E, among others, for the cable-network rights to Warner Bros.' hit series "The West Wing," forking over a record $1.2 million per episode.
When the government deregulated the city's pay TV market in December, many people believed one-time monopoly player Cable TV would soon be toast. But it is emerging as a good bet.
Strong perfs on Sunday night proved the difference for Fox and ABC last week as the nets rallied for narrow ratings victories in young adults and total viewers, respectively.
In one of the more unusual international TV tie-ups in recent times, Europe's oldest broadcasting festival is getting into bed with the industry's biggest program market.
Leading Japanese direct-to-home satcaster Sky PerfecTV posted its lowest-ever monthly subscriber increase in February, and word of the erosion pulled down the company's stock in Tokyo trading on…
Media Most topper Vladimir Gusinsky will hang on to NTV, Russia's only independent TV station, for a few weeks longer. Natural resources giant Gazprom, which has a 46% stake, is lobbying for an April…
Sun Microsystems has invested an undisclosed amount in Vivendi Universal subsid Canal Plus Technologies in an effort to promote the use of Sun's Java programming software in future interactive TV…
King World Prods. has tapped Steven Nalevansky to head its programming and development department as senior VP. He will report to Roger King, chairman/CEO of CBS Enterprises and King World Prods.