News Corp. chairman-CEO Rupert Murdoch may take majority control of the pan-regional Sky business in Latin America, a move that would help clear the way for his company's labored buyout of Hughes…
James Hurlock has been tapped senior VP of sales for the international TV division of Paramount and will report to Joe Lucas, exec VP of sales and marketing, for the unit.
After a slow start, CNN Headline News saw impressive ratings gains during the first week after its revamp. Fueled by a flurry of publicity --not all of it good -- viewers tuned in to sample the net…
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CNN is apparently an equal opportunity employer. The news cable net -- which has been in talks with Democratic strategist James Carville about how he can contribute to the newsie -- is also talking…
Hank Azaria and Ja'Net DuBois nabbed Emmy Awards for voiceover performances on "The Simpsons" and "The PJs," respectively, while TV toon artists from "Futurama," "Gary & Mike" and "Invader Zim"…
E! Networks will today name Kevin MacLellan senior VP, international. As the top exec in charge of the company's day-to-day global operations, MacLellan will oversee channel development, program…
USA's "Return to Cabin by the Lake" is nothing like its predecessor -- and that's a good thing. Campy to the max, this sequel to last year's highly rated telepic does away with the original's…
German media heavyweight the Kirch Group and its commercial television subsidiary ProSiebenSat 1 Media are bundling their multimedia businesses together to form Kirch Intermedia.
South Korean animation producer Luk Film will pact with U.S. animation company Felix the Cat Production today for co-production and joint investment projects.
MTV Europe has sealed a carriage agreement for MTV Live, its 24-hour broadband Internet channel, with satellite broadband distributor Europe Online.
Veteran TV journalist David Dimbleby is in the running to become the next chairman of the BBC. Dimbleby is understood to be among the shortlisted candidates to replace Christopher Bland, who is…