Zee TV will launch an eight-channel digital network in India that will include entertainment, news, music, cinema and four regional-language channels in Bengali, Marathi, Gujarati and Punjabi.
ONdigital is slashing the cost of subscribing by giving away set-top boxes and eliminating a connection charge
With the May sweeps set to wrap Wednesday night, WNYW and WPIX are locked in a down-to-the-wire battle for first place in the 10 p.m. news race, while WNBC -- despite showing year-to-year declines in…
With three nights still uncounted, the Peacock is already crowing victory in the May sweeps. Though its Jesse Ventura biopic was body-slammed by the Sunday competition, NBC is projecting solid wins…
While civil rights lawyers suggested that the U.S. Supreme Court's "ride-along" decision Monday will put an end to such shows as "Cops," execs from news-gathering operations doubted their methods…
The endearing family comedy that tossed the catch phrases "More power!" and "Aaargh! Aaargh! Aaargh!" into the pop cultural mainstream and lifted Tim Allen from comedy club obscurity to enormous…
Cable networks TBS and TNT have purchased first broadcast rights to Universal's runaway hit "The Mummy," in a package that also includes "Life," "EDtv" and "Primary Colors."
NBC veteran David Nevins has been tapped as exec VP of programming for Fox Broadcasting Co., where he will oversee current programming and development as the No. 2 to Fox entertainment prexy Doug…
Premium cabler Showtime on Monday announced a slate of 13 original films featuring talent such as Gillian Anderson, Anthony LaPaglia, Laura Linney, William Hurt, Miranda Richardson, Jane Seymour and…
Italy's dominant pay TV operator Telepiu, controlled by Gallic media group Canal Plus, posted a loss of $165 million for its fiscal 1998.
Warner Bros. lost more than a steady supplier of hit movies when Arnon Milchan's New Regency Prods. left for the Fox lot two years ago. The Time Warner studio is now also missing out on TV shows from…