Japanese telecommunications giant NTT will enter the broadcasting business this week when it submits a joint application to provide data transmission over the airwaves.
William Makepeace Thackeray's classic satire of 19th-century society has been translated into a richly rewarding six-hour mini that comes as a breath of fresh air after the tepid fall TV season on…
It was only a matter of time before heroin, the new boutique narcotic of choice, began surfacing not only in the suburbs but in TV documentaries about heroin abuse in the suburbs. And here we are…
A former key figure in Australia's nascent feevee industry, successful lawyer-turned-businessman Sean O'Halloran, was found dead last week. His body was discovered by police Wednesday at the foot of…
The drums of the "dumbing down" tribe are once again sounding in the U.K. following the release of a study criticizing the state of British terrestrial television.
Canuck circus Cirque du Soleil and Montreal-based broadcaster TVA Group announced Friday that they will be developing a number of TV shows together, including a variety series, several documentaries…
With sweeps month just around the corner, CBS continues to prune its lineup by canceling the Kevin Pollak/Nancy Travis starrer "Work with Me," effective immediately.
The U.K. government has denied persistent reports that it intends to scrap plans for a $40 annual digital TV license fee for the BBC.
KNBC4 Los Angeles continues to beef up its local programming. Days after announcing a Fred Roggin-led sports quiz show, the station has said it will spin off its regular news segment "4 Your Health"…
ABC has handed Steven Bochco, executive producer of "NYPD Blue," some good news and some not-so-good news. The good news: "NYPD Blue" will stay in its Tuesday-at-10 primetime slot.
Call it the Fall Fade. Latest Nielsens suggest several first-year primetime series may be about finished, at least in their current timeslots.