Tom Cruise was a surprise guest at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards, held Saturday night at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica. Cruise received the Wannabe Award as a role model to youngsters and…
Eyeing the music television biz, German media giant Bertelsmann may end up the majority shareholder in fast expanding German music channel Viva if a series of deals come off.
The producers of "Entertainment Tonight" have inked a one-year deal with Be Here Corp. to use the company's 360-degree cameras as part of its award-show coverage. Financial terms of the deal were not…
Hallmark Channel plans to strengthen its presence in India through new marketing and programming strategies.
Both revenues and net earnings were up substantially at Montreal-based Astral Media, thanks to strong growth at its pay TV channels. Revenues for the six months ended Feb. 28 were C$163 million ($103…
"Frasier" showrunners Dan O'Shannon and Mark Reisman have split to pursue separate goals.
When "Seinfeld" wraps its life in syndication, it will have earned a staggering $2 billion -- clearly a figure not likely to be topped.
After months of uncertainty regarding its plans, TV2, Norway's leading commercial broadcaster, has decided to renew its concession, which expires at the end of 2002.
There's more turbulence in the Australian Broadcasting Corp.'s drama department; a producers' org is demanding an investigation into market share abuse.
ViaSat, the broadcast arm of the Modern Times Group (MTG), will begin live broadcasts of Swedish Premier League soccer in its first foray into digital pay-per-view.
Vivendi Universal and Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. look set to announce the merger of their money-losing Italian digital pay TV platforms Telepiu and Stream today.