Canal Plus may cooperate in acquisition of rights for sports events and Hollywood films with the production/broadcast group just formed from the merger of Pearson TV and CLT-Ufa.
"Saturday Night Live," the longest-running comedy show in the history of television, was inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame on Monday during a joint National Assn. of Broadcasters/TVB…
News Corp.'s Asian satcaster Star TV will participate in a consortium to develop direct-to-home satellite broadcasting in South Korea.
Television industry veterans Herman Rush and Alvin Cooperman have formed Infotainment Intl., an Internet production company that plans to launch 18 Web sites at a cost of $45 million over the next…
There was a hint of triumph in the way that France's new culture minister Catherine Tasca renewed her acquaintance with old friends in the French broadcasting world at Mip TV on Monday. It had been…
TV and legit have at least one thing in common these days: They love biographies. Bio plays, however, tend to be as much fiction as fact, and since copyright is sometimes involved, the legal process…
The $19 billion merger of CLT/Ufa and Pearson TV, announced Friday, will create a Euro TV titan with the declared intention of launching a massive push into the U.S. programming market.
Relieved to have “Monicagate” behind him, President Bill Clinton has plunged head first into “Leogate,” the controversy surrounding an interview that Leo DiCaprio conducted with the president for ABC…
Actress China Chow has signed to play one of the leads on the WB's summer drama "Young Americans."
Torrential downpour didn't dampen spirits over the weekend at Mipdoc, the two-day documentary market that precedes TV confab Mip TV.
History was revisited on Wednesday night as witnesses to and participants in the Nuremberg Trials gathered at the Museum of Television & Radio for a panel discussion, "The Legacy of the Nuremberg…