BSkyB is setting up a joint venture with betting and gaming company Ladbrokes to boost the interactive betting services on its Sky Sports channels.
HBO widened the quality gap with the broadcast webs Thursday, snagging a whopping 94 Primetime Emmy noms -- including a series-best 22 for mob hit "The Sopranos." Complete list available..
A special edition of "Weakest Link" hosted by Anne Robinson and starring U.K. TV execs will kick off this year's Edinburgh Television Festival Aug. 24.
A contestant on the CBS reality skein "Big Brother 2" has been kicked off the program after pulling a knife on a fellow player. While the knife threat easily reps the most serious incident to take…
E! Networks has named Mark Sonnenberg to the newly created post of executive VP of entertainment, reporting to Mindy Herman, president-CEO, and Ken Bettsteller, chief operating officer.
HBO has elbowed out John Malone's Starz! and bought the exclusive pay TV rights to all of the theatrical movies produced by Universal Pictures between 2005 and 2010 -- not just 50% of U's output, as…
Paramount Domestic Television has tapped vet "Entertainment Tonight" producers Janet Annino and Glenn Meehan as co-executive producers of Par's upcoming TV newsmag "Hot Ticket."
The legends of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table are transformed from an adventure story into a grand-scale soap opera told from the women's perspective in TNT mini "The Mists of Avalon."
Louis J. Horvitz has reupped with the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and will direct the 53rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards.
Paramount Domestic Television has tapped Carla Pennington co-executive producer of "Entertainment Tonight Weekend." Previously, Pennington was senior producer for "ETW," as well as for "Entertainment…
Mark Shapiro has been elevated to senior vice president and general manager of programming for all of ESPN's networks. Shapiro will report directly to ESPN president George Bodenheimer.