Costs associated with the acquisition of Western Intl. Communications pushed CanWest Global into the red in the fourth quarter.
Kerry Packer's Nine Network Entertainment India has signed a deal with India's Balaji Telefilms under which the former will hold a 20% stake in the latter.
Scribe Don Beck, who serves as a co-exec producer on the ABC laffer, has inked a two-year overall pact with Touchstone Television. Deal, valued in the low seven figures, calls for Beck to create and…
Columbia TriStar Television Distribution has reportedly spent in the seven-figure range to develop CTTD.com, a site that will facilitate projects undertaken by the group's television stations and…
"Ally McBeal," featuring Robert Downey Jr. in a prominent storyline, surged Monday to some of its best ratings in eight months. The Fox series, which is down sharply in ratings compared with a year…
Jim Miller, USA Network's recently named head of original programming, hopes three is the magic number. Miller has restructured and expanded the cabler's original programming division and reorganized…
With Tuesday and Wednesday night ballots yet to be counted, NBC has declared victory among adults 18-49 in this November's sweeps -- but will battle down to the last chad with ABC in a tight total…
An Australian consortium led by ad agency the Singleton Group and investment banker Mark Carnegie is investing $38 million for a stake in SCTV, one of the top three networks in Indonesia.
Italy's Media Authority gave final approval last week for pay TV operators Telepiu and Stream to use digital TV decoders.
James Murdoch, CEO of his father Rupert Murdoch's Star TV, is lobbying the Indian government for a higher foreign stake in direct-to-home TV services.