No. 2 U.S. Hispanic net Telemundo will announce a strategic alliance on Oct. 18 with Mexico's Argos Comunicaciones, one of Latin America's leading indie producers. Telemundo has been stepping up its…
The Directors Guild of America will honor filmmakers Mike Nichols and Sydney Pollack, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy and labor leader Thomas Short at its second annual DGA Honors Gala on Dec. 10 in Gotham…
Fox syndie arm Twentieth Television has assembled a cast for its male-oriented roundtable talker that's been described as akin to ABC's "The View" -- but with guys. Pilot for "The Real Deal" (titled…
The Information and Broadcasting Minister Sushma Swaraj, who took over for Arun Jaitley last week, has unveiled a strict advertising code for all TV channels.
Mary Carole McDonnell has been named to the new post of VP of programming for Partner Stations Network (PSN), a programming partnership among 53 TV stations.
BBC World has increased its viewership in the past year by 11% in the Asia-Pacific region, according to research by the Pan Asian Cross Media Survey, compared with 4% growth for CNN and a 9% dip for…
Pearson, the company behind the new "Family Feud" and "To Tell the Truth," is developing an update of gamer "Card Sharks" for a potential fall 2001 rollout in broadcast syndication. Though the show…
Feevee channel producer XYZ Entertainment has appointed Cherie Romaro general manager of entertainment service Arena and Sandra Hook G.M. of the Lifestyle Channel; both will report to XYZ chief…
ABC has reupped yakker "Politically Incorrect With Bill Maher" for two more years, carrying the show through its sixth season on the Alphabet net.
Granada Media has joined with U.K. drugstore chain Boots to form an Internet and broadband TV company dedicated to health and beauty.
Cory Shields has been named vice president, NBC Corporate Communications. Shields joined NBC in July 1997 as director, NBC News media relations, where he was responsible for press and publicity for…