Star TV has signed a deal to take a 26% stake in India's Hathway Cable and Datacom. Acquisition price is said to be $50 million-$70 million, though the two companies have yet to announce the signing.
Sky PerfecTV, Japan's only direct-to-home satellite platform, will go public on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Oct. 20. IPO will help Sky PerfecTV, with more than 2.3 million subscribers, gear up for…
"Tuesdays With Morrie" author Mitch Albom is moving into series television, inking a deal with CBS to create an hourlong drama about the worlds of TV and print journalism.
Tom Freston, chairman of MTV Networks, said MTV has at last come up with a general entertainment network of its own. While the initials, TNN, will stay the same, the name changes to the National…
Negotiations between the New York Yankees and Madison Square Garden over a new contract for exclusive rights to Yankees' games are headed for the bargaining table instead of the courts.
Prolific novelist James Ellroy ("L.A. Confidential") has elected to exec produce "Detour," based on the book by Cheryl Crane and Cliff Jahr, for ABC television. Pic would rep his first such effort.
The FX cable network has handed Howard Stern a second 13-episode order of his raunchy half-hour comedy "Son of the Beach."
Digital video recording service TiVo has partnered with cabler Starz Encore Group to jointly develop subscription video on demand and pay-per-view services.
"Superman" is flying back to primetime via the WB. Pacting with sister studio Warner Bros. Television and Tollin/Robbin Prods., the Frog has ordered 13 episodes of an hourlong adventure-drama about…
Three weeks after CNN News Group shuffled its executive ranks, the cable news network Monday unveiled more management changes to complete the restructuring.