Her palms were sweaty, knees knocked, breathing accelerated. If you didn't know better, you'd think Dr. Shelby Lane needed a doctor.
Turner Broadcasting has sold its money-losing World Championship Wrestling operation to FusientMedia Ventures, a showbiz investor set up by the executives who founded Classic Sports Network.
It had to happen: With no end in sight for the reality TV explosion in primetime, get ready for a slew of nonscripted options in the world of off-net syndication.
As ABC grows more gray hairs, the traditional Big Three networks now are closer in age than ever before.
The closer NATPE 2001 gets, the louder the chatter grows about the biz's return to talk. Despite the failure of batches of yakkers launched during the two most recent syndie TV seasons to reach…
Leading Mexican broadcaster Televisa reported record upfront sales for 2001 of 96.3 billion pesos ($9.86 million). The 23% increase in peso terms is partly the result of advertising rate increases…
Though the new-media market has had less than stellar success this year, the Netcos attending NATPE are hoping to change all that.
Reality shows may be a hot ticket right now, but Latin American telenovelas are still cooking. For Mexico's Televisa, the single largest producer of the genre, and other major broadcasters like…
Keeping up with the changes brought on by convergence is a daunting task, but one that should be made a little easier by the National Assn. of Television Program Executive's lineup of panels…
Fox has leapt to the forefront of stations' minds going into NATPE 2001, as the impact of decisions by the company's broadcast network, stations and syndie divisions are likely to hit other stations…
Digital television has the potential to transform a passive medium into a cornucopia of interactive opportunities for advertising.