French-lingo programming service TV5 will begin broadcasting in the U.S. in December. The round-the-clock service will initially transmit via direct-broadcast satellite on EchoStar's new DISH network…
Sinbad gave a lift to "Vibe" on his first night as host of Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's latenight syndie talkshow.
Jaunty new "Wonderful World of Disney" production of the fabled story about a sheltered lass and her evil stepfamily is big, gaudy, miles over the top and loads of fun in that…
Grant Tinker, founder of MTM Enterprises and former NBC chairman, will be feted in January at the National Assn. of Television Program Executives' annual convention with the org's lifetime…
U.K. media and leisure group Granada is planning to sell a minority stake in its loss-making satellite TV venture Granada Sky Broadcasting.
Anthony Eaton has been set as executive producer for "The 19th Annual CableAce Awards" ceremony for the fifth consecutive year, overseeing the live ceremony Nov. 15 from the Wiltern Theatre that will…
Canal Plus Poland has called on a Warsaw court to stop rival feevee outlet HBO Polska from broadcasting until the HBO subsid obtains a license from the Polish radio and television authorities.
Holland Media Group, the country's largest commercial television network, will launch a pay channel in Suriname, the former Dutch colony in South America.
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