Japan's top-rated broadcaster Nippon (NTV) said on Wednesday that it will set up a company that could eventually compete head to head with the nation's largest satcaster, Sky PerfecTV. NTV will join…
The U.S. adaptation of hit British drama "This Life" may soon get a new lease on, well, life. NBC is close to ordering eight episodes of the Studios USA/NBC Studios series, which failed to make the…
NEW YORK -- VH1 has put three gameshow pilots into production, one based on the venerable network-daytime quiz program "Name That Tune."
Splendid Television, in association with Five Mile River Films, has pacted with Turner Network Television to co-produce and handle foreign distribution on TNT's original pic "James Dean."
Thanks to News Corp. topper Rupert Murdoch, presidential contenders Al Gore and George Bush will have another chance to woo TV audiences before election day.
Wide-open Wednesday never looked more so than this week. Each of the major nets had a reason to both crow and cry as viewing habits on the night begin to take shape. On a night that's crucial to the…
Viewers apparently have heard enough from the presidential candidates, as Tuesday's third and final debate -- held just three weeks before Election Day and amid a close race -- drew one of the…
CNN en Espanol has upped execs Christopher Crommett and Donna Mastrangelo, both of whom have been with the Spanish-lingo news net since its launch as a 24-hour channel in 1997. Crommett has been…
Following its split with local production company Argos Comunicacion, No. 2 Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca has inked separate co-production deals with Columbia TriStar Intl. Television (CTIT) and…
Chris-Craft Industries, the broadcast group operator recently acquired by News Corp., more than doubled its third-quarter net income to $19.2 million, thanks to its previous shedding of a…
Pay TV platform ONdigital now has 896,000 subscribers, in line with expectations and on track to hit 1 million by the end of the year.