In a victory for public broadcasters, a federal appeals court has ruled that they shouldn't have to duke it out with commercial stations in auctions for new licenses.
American Movie Classics will honor the work of John Wayne as part of the cabler's ninth annual film preservation festival July 12-15. The actor recently was voted the favorite movie star of all time…
In the past few years, Fox Broadcasting Co. has made a habit of announcing one fall series in May that somehow doesn't end up on the air come September. This year, the net has decided to do just the…
CBS may finally have found an Internet partner for "Big Brother 2." Industry insiders said the Eye is in final negotiations with Real Networks to partner on a plan to provide 24-hour-a-day streaming…
We do not have a Bingo after all. The producer of live, syndie skein "Bingo Television" has decided not to go forward with the gamer's skedded fall launch in broadcast syndication.
German web RTL may sponsor the country's biggest regional film subsidy board in return for a say on which TV and film projects get backing.
Brazil's No. 1 cabler Globo Cabo will cut 1,200 staffers, 20% of its workforce, in plans to save 100 million reals ($42.7 million).
Russian Press Minister Mikhail Lesin has vetoed new board candidates for pubcaster Channel 1 ORT because they are all too closely connected to the government.
Conflict over the future of Russia's NTV channel continued after majority shareholder Gazprom, which has a 46% stake in the station, sent no representatives to Saturday's annual general meeting.
Comcast has sold some 4.1 million shares in Excite@Home, lowering the cabler's stake in the interactive TV programmer from almost 10% to just over 8%.
The jockeying for primetime Nielsen glory in the April-June period became so fierce among cable networks that, on the last day of the quarter, TBS trotted out Chris Tucker and Jackie Chan's hit movie…
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