The still-in-development U.S. version of the National Geographic Channel has set up a division for programming and production, elevating Andrew Wilk to run it as exec VP. In addition to drawing on a…
Syndication entered an upswing during the seven days following the ratings-challenged Independence Day week, as several shows recovered from season and series lows.
Buena Vista TV India chief executive officer Pratik Basu said Disney wants its presence in regional language channels across six states in the next three months, targeting Marathi, Tamil, Bengali…
Playboy TV Intl. has inked a distrib deal with Venevision Intl., which will be the exclusive sales rep of Playboy-branded programming to open TV broadcasters in Latin America, Spain and Portugal.
Scribe Rene Echevarria has signed on as co-exec producer of Fox's new Jim Cameron sci-fi skein "Dark Angel" as part of a just-inked overall deal with 20th Century Fox TV. "Rene is a gifted writer…
National Geographic Channels Worldwide has licensed BBC science and technology series "Tomorrow's World."
New film accounting rules pushed Sony Corp. deeply into the red last quarter as the company took a whopping charge of $968 million in film and TV.
The AXN Action channel in Asia, backed by Sony, is putting new emphasis on extreme sports with youth appeal.
TV Azteca, Mexico's No. 2 web, saw net sales rise 22% during the second quarter compared with the same period in 1999 as revenue totaled nearly 1.4 billion pesos ($143 million). But net profits…
CBS had a bigger show and NBC a bigger night, but it was a more consistent ABC that came away with a weekly ratings victory.