Scandinavian media outfit Modern Times Group plans to extend its Nordic digital platform, set to start up on Sept. 1, to the Baltic States. Some 30-40 channels will be offered across Sweden, Norway…
Following the record-breaking success of "Walking With Dinosaurs," Discovery Channel and the BBC will create "Walking With Prehistoric Beasts," a three-hour miniseries that picks up where "Dinosaurs"…
BBC America will premiere "Mirrorball," featuring the comedy team from "Absolutely Fabulous," beginning in 2001. Comedy Central, which aired "Fabulous" in the U.S. will carry the series.
Fox Cable's the Health Network has signed deals with two major cable operators, Time Warner and Adelphia Communications, which will help to propel the channel's subscriber base from 17.5 million to…
Thesp Michelle Trachtenberg has landed a killer role. The 14-year-old actress will join the cast of the WB's supernatural hit "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" this fall, playing a girl with psychic…
Cablevision launched its broadband service Monday, offering subscribers the Internet via their televisions and remote controls -- the first such online access in Latin America.
BSkyB is in advanced talks to take control of interactive TV company Open in a deal that will value the business at more than £1.5 billion ($2.25 billion).
The Eye network's summer dip into the fountain of youth has its research department scouring through years of records to find the last time it pulled off a demo feat like last week's. With "Survivor"…
The BBC promised gain from pain Monday when it announced an additional 900 job cuts to help free up more cash for programming. All told, 1,100 staff are now set to go at the pubcaster over the next…
CNBC plans to announce today that it will expand its signature "Business Center" program an additional half hour, bumping Geraldo Rivera's "Upfront Live." The news comes as no huge surprise, as the…