USA Network will be in production on at least five new original pics by the end of May, with such filmmakers as Francis Ford Coppola and John Badham and thesps Jeanne Tripplehorn, Shannon Doherty and…
In what appears to be the latest stage in a channel identity crisis in Holland, SBS Broadcasting is relaunching the Fox 8 channel with the brand name V8 in early May.
Sales at TV Azteca, Mexico's No. 2 web, dropped 7% to 1.1 billion pesos ($117 million) in the first quarter, compared with a year earlier, hit by advertisers' uncertainty over the new government of…
While Bill O'Reilly, host of top-rated political talker "The O'Reilly Factor," may be the face of Fox News, "Hannity and Colmes" is quietly chalking up big ratings.
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A Copenhagen court has upheld a gag order on the three runaway contestants from commercial broadcaster TvDanmark's version of "Big Brother" Tuesday.
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Former "NYPD Blue" star Andrea Thompson will bring some name power to CNN Headline News when she joins the cabler as an anchor this summer.
The Weather Channel Latin America has upped affil sales director Willie Hernandez to marketing director, overseeing marketing and public relation. Separately, the feevee announced that since leading…
Despite an economic slowdown in much of Asia, Sony's action and adventure channel AXN Asia is beefing up its sales force amid healthy sales and subscriber growth.
Here's to you, Ms. Robinson: NBC has picked up 13 more episodes of the gamer "Weakest Link," fronted by caustic British host Anne Robinson. The order guarantees NBC original, strike-proof editions of…