Michael Fleming: Dish
After arriving late to the marketplace, CBS jumped headfirst into the upfront Monday, selling the majority of its primetime advertising time.
Majority control of specialty channel Sportsnet has come within cabler Rogers Communications' eager grasp.
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USA Network has commissioned a TV series from Michael Davies ("Who Wants to Be a Millionaire") based on a parlor game in which words and names are crunched together into weird combinations.
The studios behind movies like "The Mummy Returns," "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider" and Steven Seagal's "Exit Wounds" have so far slammed their heads against a brick wall in trying to induce the Big Four…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
After a year of stock market letdowns and consolidation by TV players, this year's Media Forum, Germany's largest media confab-cum-TV fest and licensing mart, kicked off Sunday sounding a careful…
The ITV network, the U.K.'s leading commercial web, is facing the biggest advertising slump in its 50-year history.
Local producers and broadcasters at the second Cologne Screenings, Media Forum's TV mart, admitted that they jumped the gun with reality formats, saturating the market and, in some cases, risking…
Italy's prime minister and billionaire media tycoon Silvio Berlusconi came under double legal attack on Monday. Tax irregularities at his TV group Mediaset are being probed in Italy, and his…
After being pressured by its West Coast affils, NBC has reluctantly agreed to allow them to carry tape-delayed 2002 Winter Olympics coverage.