"Disney Club," the kids program broadcast on pubcaster RAI2 every Sunday at 10 a.m., has been awarded the Telegatto 2001 for the kids TV category.
Revenues at Japan's leading web Fuji TV rose 7% to a record 440 billion yen ($3.7 billion) during the fiscal year ended March 31, while operational profits surged 46% to $450 million on a…
Japan's satellite platform, Sky Perfect, boosted its fiscal 2000 sales by 58% to 48.6 billion yen ($405 million), while losses were flat at $199 million from $200 million. Cumulative deficits now…
The Austrian government has finally given the greenlight to private terrestrial television. The law allowing private channels to compete against pubcaster ORF passed on to the statute books Tuesday…
TV Educativa (TVE) has revamped programming, bowing 17 new shows, mostly produced inhouse, as part of prexy Fernando Barbosa Lima's drive to modernize the pubcaster.
Pan-American Sports Network prexy and CEO Jacques Kremer has ankled his executive role to become a consultant to the fast-growing Latin American sports net. Kremer, a former executive with ESPN…
The WB is beefing up its midseason comedy slate, ordering "Cedric the Coach" and "The (Mis)Adventures of Fiona Plum" as backup series.
Danielle Lux, the BBC's controller of entertainment commissioning, is reportedly in line to become Channel 4's new head of arts and entertainment.
The age of one-network dominance may be over. In a year in which sitcoms flopped and real people popped, telepics fizzled and crime dramas sizzled, no single web ruled supreme. Instead, the Big Four…
Though the biggest shops still develop all sorts of nifty proprietary systems for dealing with different aspects of feature effects, there's an increasing emphasis on off-the-shelf software for 2-D…
The metaphorical elephant represents the imminent sale of Fox Family by parent company News Corp. to a media biggie such as AOL Time Warner, Walt Disney, Viacom, Sony, NBC, MGM or Comcast, all of…