India's $500-million-a-year animation industry is growing at a boffo 30%, compared to just 20% for the global animation industry overall, Canadian analyst Robi Roncarelli told the international…
The RTL Group is reportedly eyeing Tribune Broadcasting as a possible gangplank into the U.S. market. According to German weekly Der Spiegel, the European broadcaster is in talks with Chicago's…
Strong numbers for "The Practice" and the first "classic TV" episode of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" powered ABC to victory Sunday, giving the net some much-needed momentum as it heads into a key…
Former NBC Entertainment president Garth Ancier has reteamed with longtime colleague Jamie Kellner, joining Turner Broadcasting as exec VP of programming. Ancier will be charged with figuring out…
Bucking a trend, Beeb commercial division BBC Worldwide has announced a 28% increase in its exports to £220 million ($350 million) for 2000, up on 1999's $270 million, with exports exceeding imports.
Barry Diller plans to give Court TV a run for its money with a digital network called Crime. As part of his blueprint, Diller has bought the Web site Crime.com run by John Langley, creator of "Cops"…
Scott Grogin has joined Fox Broadcasting as vice president of publicity and corporate communications. Grogin moves to Fox from the Universal Studios Recreation Group, where he served as director of…
NBC will try to regain some lost ratings momentum with a fall 2001 development slate that combines traditional elements of the Peacock on-air brand and a healthy dose of risk-taking.
The Indian government has asked French web FTV to water down its "objectionable" shows. The committee set up by the government to monitor FTV decided not to ban the channel in India.
The FCC on Friday began setting up the rules for auctioning more airwaves that will eventually be vacated by television broadcasters when they move from analog to digital signals.
German media fund Victory Media has denied reports that it has canceled its deal with EM.TV to put up DM500 million ($229.13 million) in financing.