In a surprise move, Pio Cabanillas, the energetic CEO of Spanish pubcaster RTVE, is ankling his post to become government spokesman and minister without portfolio in Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar's…
Japanese web Fuji Television started test broadcasting this week of a service that will provide daily satellite transmissions of its programming to broadcasters in the Asian-Pacific region.
Ed Goren, who helped lead Fox Sports to 13 wins at the 21st Annual Sports Emmy Awards on Wednesday night, has been promoted to president of the sports cabler.
Time Warner Cable has stepped up its retransmission consent battle with ABC, taking out full-page ads in a number of major newspapers this week.
Bulldog journo Jerry Nachman and former network exec Marilyn Wilson have been tapped as exec producers of ABC's latenight talker "Politically Incorrect." Nachman and Wilson replace Doug Wilson, who…
"Jerry Springer Show," which ranked second only to "Oprah" in yakkers for 47 straight weeks, shared the No. 2 spot with "Live With Regis & Kathie Lee," during the week that ended April 16. Like…
Robert F. Callahan has been promoted to the newly created position of president of the ABC Broadcast Group.
Indie TV producer GMG Endemol has picked up a 50% stake in the interactive TV company Victoria Real.
Italian pubcaster RAI will provide 24-hour marathon coverage via free and satellite TV, radio and Internet of events on Monday's Labor Day holiday, starting with a Mass celebrated by Pope John Paul…
Locking in a key component of its still-mighty Thursday lineup, NBC has wrapped up the rights to Warner Bros. Television's medical megahit "ER" through 2004.