Gotham mayor Rudy Giuliani is actively shopping his autobiography and is seeking network on-air opportunities to exploit when he leaves office at year's end.
On2.com, which specializes in providing television-quality streaming video over the Internet and to consumer electronic devices, has closed a $2 million round of financing with Abanat Ltd. Investor…
A&E Television Networks has tapped business affairs executive Barbara Rubin to establish a West Coast legal and business affairs office. New outpost underscores A&E's increased efforts to expand into…
AsSeenIn.com has inked a deal with Carsey-Werner Prods. to feature the sets and wardrobe from the company's TV shows, including "That '70s Show," "3rd Rock From the Sun" and "Grounded for Life" on…
Japanese satcaster Wowow plans to launch an IPO on the venture-oriented Mothers section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange as early as March, a Japanese financial daily has reported.
Sen. Joseph Lieberman (D-Conn.) on Monday condemned MTV for airing a dangerous stunt on "Jackass" that apparently led to a Connecticut teenager asking to be set on fire and suffering severe burns.
Spanish-lingo broadcast company Univision Communications has promoted four execs in its network sales department. Judy Kenny has been upped to senior veepee, New York network sales manager, and Dan…
The international consortium ready to invest $300 million-plus in Russia's last independent TV station NTV is growing: Financier George Soros confirmed in Switzerland on Monday that he was ready to…
Music, candy and combat dominated Tuesday's nominations for the seventh annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, with five films -- "Almost Famous," "Billy Elliot," "Chocolat," "The Contender" and…
The list of suitors for troubled German kidvidder EM.TV is getting longer, with Disney reportedly interested in buying company subsidiary the Jim Henson Co. At the same time, Kirch said it has had…
CBS is back in the ratings game thanks to a huge Super Bowl- "Survivor" combo on Sunday, pulling to within striking distance of season leader ABC in total viewers while improving its demo standing.