It doesn't get any gayer than this. Forget "Will & Grace" and "Normal, Ohio." Showtime's much-publicized American version of the British mini "Queer as Folk" is definitely not a sanitized version of…
The Japanese TV market will undergo a fundamental change Dec. 1 with the launch of a batch of digital satellite channels, but the brave new world of programming will be marked by limited offerings…
Satcaster NetSat, which operates Sky Brasil, reported that its third-quarter net loss grew to $45 million compared with $43 million a year ago. In the second quarter of this year, NetSat reported a…
Negotiators have reported progress in contract talks for about 200 network news employees repped by the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists, with the sessions recessed until Jan. 9.
Liberate Technologies has launched a $50 million venture capital subsid that will focus on investment opportunities in interactive television.
USA Network will be stepping into "Combat Missions" with "Survivor" exec producer Mark Burnett. Burnett, who is in production on "Survivor: The Australian Outback" in Australia, and USA have been…
Costs associated with the acquisition of Western Intl. Communications pushed CanWest Global into the red in the fourth quarter.
All major news channels made the pledge in letters released last week by Rep. W.J. "Billy" Tauzin (R-La.), who wants a full and detailed accounting of how and why certain journalistic decisions were…
Thanks to a booming economy, the stemming of broadcast network audience erosion, limited inventory and the halo effect of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" -- along with a cache of cash from the…
The Romp has inked a deal with U.K.-based Channel 4 Television to syndicate two shows, "Booty Call'' and "Those F---ing Animals'' to the station's official Web site.
There are barely enough hyphens in the world to label multidisciplinary artist Gordon Parks. A photographer-composer-novelist-filmmaker of some note, Parks is also seen in this docu on his life and…