A new pan-African broadcaster launches Jan. 29, promising to bring African programming to 250 million viewers on a continent heavily reliant on U.S. product. The African Broadcast Network is a…
ABC finished the calendar year the way it started -- topping its competition in primetime.
Indian national broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) plans to launch digital terrestrial services (DTT) including transmission by private channels.
James Hedges has been upped to senior VP and chief financial officer of the ABC Television Network. Hedges, who had been senior VP, finance and planning for the ABC Entertainment Television Group…
A lawsuit alleging that the CBS reality series "Big Brother" illegally borrowed from the classic George Orwell novel "1984" has survived the first round of motions brought by defendants CBS, its…
"NBC Nightly News With Tom Brokaw" topped ABC's "World News Tonight" by 2.1 million total viewers last week -- the widest gap between the two shows in 13 years.
KCOP-TV weekend anchor Robert Kovacik is ankling his duties at the Los Angeles UPN affil, which is meanwhile hiring two news personalities.
Tens of thousands of Czechs packed Prague's Wenceslas Square Wednesday to support the rebellious staff at pubcaster Czech Television, locked in battle against a new boss they accuse of political bias.
News Corp. said Wednesday it has named former top Universal and Seagram exec Brian Mulligan chairman of Fox Television, effective immediately.
Blockbuster Inc. and Enron Broadband Services have selected Motorola to manufacture the set-top box the companies will use in their video-on-demand service.
The NFL has just wrapped the regular-season games on its 2000 schedule, and, on the surface, things look pretty bad: All four of the networks that carry games nationally have slipped in household…