Oxygen Media called a press conference Wednesday at the Western Cable Show -- at the L.A. Convention Center -- to talk about some of its programming in 2001. But Candice Bergen, whose "Exhale"…
Microsoft continues its expansion into interactive TV by announcing several deals at the 2000 Western Cable Show: ACTV will incorporate its technologies into the Microsoft TV platform; Thomson…
While new technology demos appear set to dominate much of cable's Western Show 2000 this week, at least one network -- the new National Geographic Channel -- is trumpeting programming.
Fritz Pleitgen has been named director of German pubcaster ARD.
Quebecor has begun slashing costs at Groupe Videotron and its wholly owned broadcast arm TVA Group. Videotron, Canada's second-largest cable company, has laid off 44 employees this week and 34 more…
If rabid fans of HBO's "Sopranos" could call up all four episodes of the hit series at the beginning of each month for an extra fee instead of having to stretch out their addiction over the full 28…
FX and Comcast Cable have come to an affiliation agreement, which will help FX expand from its current level of 56 million subscribers to more than 65 million within three years.
The National Network (TNN) has landed the exclusive cable rights to the XFL, which will begin airing on the Viacom-owned cabler in February.
The WB continues to move into the reality genre, exchanging vows with the newly created Endemol USA on an instant wedding gameshow spec that will also serve as a backdoor pilot for a regular series…
Go Racing, a consortium set up by BSkyB, Channel 4 and Arena Leisure to bid for the media rights to horse racing in the U.K., has all but clinched a £400 million ($575 million) deal which could end…