MGM has struck a TV-window pact for its "Heartbreakers" laffer with NBC, Turner and Comedy Central that an insider said approaches $10 million -- well north of the normal return on small-screen…
Vivendi Universal and the RTL Group could take over bankrupt Swiss sports rights marketer ISMM, which owns worldwide rights to the 2002 and 2006 soccer World Cup, for the symbolic price of one Swiss…
Despite an acquisitions-fueled sales surge, radio behemoth Clear Channel Communications posted a broadened first-quarter loss Thursday amid a fall-off in pro forma revenue due to economy-slackened…
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Canuck broadcaster Corus Entertainment posted major-league revenue gains in the second quarter and first six months thanks to strong perfs by its pay TV outlets and radio stations.
As broadcasters who launched on the stock market in the last six months continue to watch their stock prices fall, others are rethinking their IPOs even though the market in general is recovering.
Cabler Cox Communications posted a 36% drop in first-quarter net income due to costs from system upgrades to allow the rollout of deluxe services.
Slackened ad sales shaped a deepened first-quarter loss at TV station group Sinclair Broadcasting.
Fox Kids has ordered 26 episodes of "Medabot," a new anime series, which will debut in the fall. The action series from Nelvana, in association with NAS/Kodansha, is set in the year 2122, when every…
Ratings for "Seinfeld" repeats in broadcast syndication continued to weaken during the second week of Daylight Savings Time as the show hit a new all-time low of 4.0 for the week ended April 15…
There's good news and bad news for NBC News' "Today." While the Peacock's ayemcast celebrates six years on top in adults 25-54 and five years in first place among women 25-54, the morning leader is…