Fox execs scrambled Sunday to defuse a tempest over "Temptation Island," the new sex-and-sand reality skein that's sparking critical fire even before its premiere. Several journalists have questioned…
Spanish-lingo Telemundo Network has upped both Steve Mandala and Craig Geller to the post of senior vice president of network sales, reporting to executive vice president Stephen Levin.
The Screen Actors Guild has mailed secret ballots with names of more than 1,300 potential nominees for SAG Awards to two nominating committees consisting of 4,200 randomly selected SAG members…
Former CNBC exec Kevin Magee has joined Fox News Channel as vice president of news programming.
Geri Wang, Cynthia Ponce and Gary Montanus have been appointed senior vice presidents for sales at the ABC Television Network. Wang has been promoted to senior VP of primetime sales, replacing Laura…
The first week of digital broadcasting in Oz was marked by reception interference, viewer apathy and the unavailability of TV set top converters.
The Kirch Group has sold pubcasters ARD and ZDF broadcasting rights to two dozen 2002 World Cup soccer matches for roughly $100 million.
Mary Matalin is switching roles on "Crossfire." Instead of hosting the CNN political talkshow, she'll be in the guest chair.
Rupert Murdoch's Star TV is earmarking $500 million for direct-to- home (DTH) satellite broadcasting.
Giant Spanish conglom Telefonica Media looks poised to take 60% in top local distribber Manga Films. A memorandum of understanding has been signed by the Barcelona-based distribber and TM, a subsid…
Talkers and magazines have displayed some of the biggest ratings recoveries in syndication after being stomped by election news on cable recently, according to the most recent national household…