News of the Republican convention on cable this week embraces a lot more than the armies of reporters and backup people from CNN, MSNBC and Fox News Channel who have marched on Philadelphia to serve…
Island fever continues to be this summer's epidemic of choice, as CBS' "Survivor" added another million viewers Wednesday and surged to new highs in key demo categories. The 10th week of the…
U.S. broadcasting group Crown Media has assumed complete control of U.S. pay channel the Odyssey Network and Asian web the Kermit Channel as part of a wide-reaching agreement with German kidvidder…
CHUM has sold its interest in MuchMusic USA to its U.S. partner, Rainbow Media Holdings, in a transaction worth about $10 million.
Jose Carlos Kanner, former managing director of Net Brasil, the pay TV programming distribution and licensing arm of Organizacoes Globo, has moved to Globo's new Web portal, Globo.com.
Ownership changes at Russia's Channel 1 ORT (Russian Public Television) are in the air, with the channel set to receive an $85 million loan facility from state-owned Vneshekonombank to cover ongoing…
Strange bedfellows ABC and AT&T are blazing new paths in the California TV market of Monterey-Salinas. ABC is transmitting its programming to Monterey viewers not through a TV station affiliate but…
Police issued a first-degree murder warrant on Thursday, charging a fugitive Florida man with beating his ex-wife to death shortly after they appeared together on the "Jerry Springer Show."
Call it "Blonde" ambition: Thesp Poppy Montgomery has landed the title role in CBS's upcoming Marilyn Monroe miniseries. Patricia Richardson, Ann-Margret, Kirstie Alley, Griffin Dunne, Patrick…
Guess who's returning to CBS? Sidney Poitier will star in the Eye's "The Last Brickmaker in America." The telepic, a fact-based story of a brickmaker who befriends a troubled youth, will air next…