Showtime is fingering the prayer beads with more fervor than usual for its highly promoted new series "Odyssey 5" and "Street Time" because the network's primetime ratings have fallen a dizzying 17%…
America's lust for information about other countries is growing, sparked by the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the East coast, according to HBO's Sheila Nevins, guest of honor at the Intl. Documentary…
The cachet of Kerry Packer's Nine Network and the financial clout of the Macquarie Bank Group aren't as enticing to Australian investors as both parties had hoped.
Fox Alternative Prods. is finalizing a deal with ESPN to pick up the sports gamer "Velocity."
Christopher Baldelli, 37, was named managing director of Gallic pubcaster France 2 Friday, replacing Michele Cotta who was forced to retire at 65.
Fox 11 News and KCAL tied for top honors at the 54th annual Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards, taking home six trophies each. Cabler Fox Sports Net followed close behind with five wins while Univision…
Fox is doing the Time Warp again. The Fox network and Fox TV Studios are collaborating on a TV movie adaptation of "The Rocky Horror Show" aimed at a February premiere on the network.
Pan-European broadcaster RTL Group has appointed two new members to its operations management committee.
Singer Rosemary Clooney, the 1950s pop crooner and actress who found a second act as a jazz song stylist in the last 25 years of her life, died Saturday evening at the age of 74 at her Beverly Hills…
A group of Christian broadcasters gathered outside the Justice Dept. last week to protest the proposed merger of satcasters EchoStar and DirecTV, charging that the partners are hostile to religious…
After months of turmoil, the future of digital terrestrial TV (DTT) is looking bleak in Europe. Pioneering platforms have collapsed in the U.K. and Spain, and France has once again delayed its plan…