Sure, Viacom topper Mel Karmazin may have been half jesting when suggesting that Washington cut the broadcasting biz a regulatory break and allow further consolidation in light of the Sept. 11…
John Billock, president of HBO's U.S. network group, has moved up to the new post of vice chairman and chief operating officer of Time Warner Cable.
An anxious U.S. House of Representatives late Friday cleared emergency anti-terrorism legislation that would, among other things, make it easier for the government to peek at cable modem and cable…
That sigh of relief you heard Friday was coming from CBS -- and perhaps anybody else who has a stake in the future of unscripted programming.
Internet rebroadcaster JumpTV has withdrawn from a hearing with the Copyright Board Canada, scheduled for December, in which it planned to argue it is in the same copyright regulatory category as…
The weekend off-network debut of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" in broadcast syndication was the highest-rated preem of an off-net weekly since "ER's" perf in 1998, according to Nielsen figures.
Bowing to White House pressure, the nets balked over the weekend at airing a new statement by an Al Qaeda spokesman threatening further terrorist attacks.
Richard Gladstein is not producing “The Manchurian Candidate” remake. Information was incorrect in Thursday’s paper. * * * Tuesday’s episode of “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” on UPN was down in the…
Nickelodeon Latin America general manager Stephen Grieder is ankling as part of a corporate restructuring that will integrate Nick operations with those of sister feevee MTV.
The BBC and the Film Council have agreed to develop and co-produce a slate of four low-budget movies by first-time directors.
The Kirch Group said Friday that it hasn't had any indications from media mogul Rupert Murdoch that he intended to pull out of its ailing pay TV venture Premiere World.
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