Media group Mediaset, controlled by the family of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, will evaluate the possibility of joining a consortium organized by German Bank Commerzbank to take over the…
"This country must be aggressive about the expansion of broadband," President Bush said on June 13. "We have to."
Rupert Murdoch may think his acquisition of Vivendi Universal's cash-strapped paybox Telepiu is a fait accompli, but Italian analysts and media watchers have serious doubts that the deal will go…
Despite an economic slowdown, revenue from the export of U.K. TV programs and ancillary rights continues to rise, according to British Television Distributors' Assn. statistics for 2001.
Move over Bugs. Cartoon Network Latin America has added a new character to its lineup of Dexter, Johnny Bravo and the Powerpuff Girls in Argentina.
Commercial broadcaster e.tv's attempt to end paybox M-Net's daily free-to-air slot has been dismissed by the local regulator.
At its recent upfront sales presentations, CNN told media buyers that broadcast news is dying -- and it has the data to prove it.
The creative team behind acclaimed Australian Broadcasting Corp. drama "SeaChange" has emerged from a two-year development spell with three new programs for CanWest's Ten backed by $A18 million ($10…
It's the reality show that refuses to say "die."
Cabler Singapore Cable Vision has admitted it won't recoup the $4 million it spent on exclusive broadcast rights to the World Cup soccer tournament, which kicked off May 31.
Scribes still rule the small screen -- but a new generation of nonwriting exec producers is starting to emerge as serious power players in primetime programming.