Discovery Channel has launched its First Time Filmmakers project for Asia, continuing its hunt for programming of local relevance.
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The American Federation of Television & Radio Artists has reached a tentative contract deal with ABC, CBS and NBC for network TV news anchors, correspondents and news service personnel.
Star TV's "Millionaire" show, "Kaun Banega Crorepati," is to air weekends as well as Monday through Thursday to challenge Sony Entertainment's hugely popular "Jeeto Chappar Phad Ke" gameshow, which…
The much-anticipated third-season premiere of "The Sopranos" whacked the competition Sunday night, giving HBO its highest rating since the premiere of "Forrest Gump."
European channel launcher SBS Broadcasting has inked a deal with News Corp.-owned Fox World to create and operate a northern European production company.
CBS may be headed to the courtroom for its next reality skein: The Eye has greenlit the pilot "U.S. Justice," which follows the lives of actual participants in the judicial system.
Granite Broadcasting has rejiggered payment terms with NBC over San Francisco station KNTV after receiving commitments from a banking group for a new $205 million credit facility.
The power of Hollywood royalty has surfaced again with the decision by Paramount TV to open Mel Gibson's "What Women Want" for broadcast and cable network bids as a one-picture offering.
In NBC's "The Fighting Fitzgeralds," Brian Dennehy stars as an Irish curmudgeon patriarch to a clan of three grown boys, one daughter-in-law and a young granddaughter. With a kinder, gentler Archie…