National broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) will undergo a major revamp to maximize business opportunities.
Showtime has committed to a third miniseries taken from Armistead Maupin's "Tales of the City" novels, which will star Laura Linney, Parker Posey and Olympia Dukakis.
A tawdry misfire of the lowest order, "Picking Up The Pieces" boasts plenty of significant talent put to ignoble use. Helmer Alfonso Arau attempts to bring the magical realism of "Like Water for…
Martha Stewart will make her debut outside the U.S./Canadian market in a deal with leading Brazilian pay TV programmer Globosat.Martha Stewart will make her debut outside the U.S./Canadian market in…
There's a fatal creative flaw inherent in "Dirty Pictures," Showtime's telepic about the trial of Dennis Barrie, director of the Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center who was prosecuted for booking the…
Continuing to position itself for deployment of subscription video-on-demand services, Starz Encore Group has purchased a $5 million minority stake in VOD company Diva Systems Corp. The privately…
France's main TV networks Tuesday received a dressing down from the broadcasting authority for ignoring ethnic minorities.
Steven Cheskin has been tapped senior VP and general manager of Discovery Networks' Travel Channel, the company announced Wednesday. Appointment comes a month after Jay Feldman ankled the position to…
Looking to rewrite ratings history in yet another territory, gameshow phenomenon "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" debuted on Italian television Monday with sterling results, earning Mediaset its…
After 15 years on the air, "Regis & Kathie Lee" is more than just "Live." It's kicking. The show, along with a handful of syndie vets including "Maury" and "Entertainment Tonight," is posting…