Swedish financier SMI Media is investing £12 million ($17 million) into U.K. interactive television company Two Way TV.
PBS launches its "Hollywood Presents" series with an adaptation of John Henry Redwood's play "The Old Settler," a work set in WWII Harlem that provides two solid roles for Phylicia Rashad and Debbie…
The Peabody Awards, among the most prestigious prizes doled out every year in radio, TV and cable, has hired a new director, Horace Newcomb.
Formula One rights- marketer SLEC, 75%-owned by German media groups Kirch and EM.TV, will ink a 100-year extension of its broadcast contract with the international automobile association FIA in Paris…
Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment has tapped Nizar Allibhoy as veep, technology of its interactive television group.
Tom Cruise was a surprise guest at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards, held Saturday night at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica. Cruise received the Wannabe Award as a role model to youngsters and…
Eyeing the music television biz, German media giant Bertelsmann may end up the majority shareholder in fast expanding German music channel Viva if a series of deals come off.
The producers of "Entertainment Tonight" have inked a one-year deal with Be Here Corp. to use the company's 360-degree cameras as part of its award-show coverage. Financial terms of the deal were not…
Hallmark Channel plans to strengthen its presence in India through new marketing and programming strategies.
Both revenues and net earnings were up substantially at Montreal-based Astral Media, thanks to strong growth at its pay TV channels. Revenues for the six months ended Feb. 28 were C$163 million ($103…
"Frasier" showrunners Dan O'Shannon and Mark Reisman have split to pursue separate goals.