Cablevision System plans to expand its partnership with MGM.
CBS next month will launch the David Milch cop drama "Big Apple" opposite NBC's still-mighty "ER" -- a move designed to take full advantage of the Eye's new "Survivor"-fueled Thursday momentum.
TV producers say the government is dragging its feet on an audiovisual law that will give them more rights.
Viacom's CBS is well positioned to weather a Hollywood strike, chief operating officer Mel Karmazin said Wednesday, although he worries that ratings could dip for replacement programming in a…
A new Australian ratings service has released figures that differ significantly from the well-established AC Nielsen, creating concerns among the networks.
Veteran Frog exec Jordan Levin has been upped to co-prexy of entertainment at the WB. Move comes a month after Jed Petrick was named the first prexy and chief operating officer of the WB by net CEO…
A day after homevid giant Blockbuster said it was close to signing a video-on-demand deal with Vivendi Universal, the studio announced it will also make its films available to digital cabler…
Encore Intl. is continuing its pact with national network China Central Television for another five years, breaking into Shanghai for the first time.
The first day of "Live! With Regis & Kelly" was a ratings boon. The skein on Monday earned its best overnights since its first day without Kathie Lee Gifford in the summer.
The creators of "South Park," Matt Stone and Trey Parker, have signed Timothy Bottoms, an actor who bears a strong resemblance to President George W. Bush, as the star of a new Comedy Central sitcom…
The British government has confirmed that it will subsidize the U.K.'s switchover to digital TV by providing free equipment to some households.