When does a non-story become a story? Consider the case of NBC's hit laffer "Frasier," which is up for license renegotiations later this season. Industry execs have been musing over the possibility…
The turkey was tougher to digest for syndies this Thanksgiving. Feeling the effects of election coverage on cable news networks, syndie's performances were punished during the week of Thanksgiving a…
Televisa Internacional, the export arm of Mexican media conglom, announced it will sell formats for the first time, in addition to its popular telenovelas. The move appears to be driven by the huge…
Betty Ellen Berlamino has been named vice president and general manager of Gotham's WPIX-TV. Berlamino replaces Paul Bissonette, who left the post last month for family reasons. Berlamino has been…
One of television's most venerable documentary showcases, HBO's "America Undercover," is about to become a weekly series.
After a string of several successful upscale original movies, USA Network regresses with this drama produced by Sally Jessy Raphael's March Hare Entertainment. Press materials tout the TV production…
Producer Robert Greenwald plans to take a trip to the Sunset Strip.
News Corp. subsidiary STAR TV is the first regional broadcaster to open an office in Shanghai, to establish a greater presence there before China's entry to the World Trade Organization.
Scribe David Sacks is moving to Columbia TriStar Television, inking a rich new overall deal with the studio and signing on as an exec producer of its upcoming Fox laffer "The Tick." Multiyear…
Discovery Network announced that it will double its current operations in India to $20 million over the next four years.
Two years after copping a secondary prize at the Houston fest, David Winning's by-the-numbers erotic thriller appears in its natural habitat as vidbin fodder. Eric McCormack, now best known for the…