In a surprising move, Spanish telco Telefonica has broken off talks with conglom Sogecable to merge the country's two digital platforms, the Telefonica-led Via Digital and Sogecable's CanalSatelite…
The Fox News Channel has signed the former astronaut Jim Lovell, whom Tom Hanks played in "Apollo 13," to co-host the network's live coverage Oct. 19 of Sen. John Glenn's return to space on the…
MTV Central Europe, the music channel's German outlet, made figures public for the first time Wednesday.
The WB's "Felicity" is off to a hot start, topping last January's premiere of "Dawson's Creek" in key adults demographics.
Nickelodeon has signed with the BBC in the U.K. and with TF1 in France for the broadcast rights to air all 20 episodes of its new teenage series "Animorphs."
Thanks to Rupert Murdoch's newfound interest in the national pastime, the Bronx Bombers are poised to drop a bombshell today on the Gotham TV scene.
Cable networks are harvesting a bumper crop of dollars from Madison Avenue, chalking up a record $2.68 billion in advertising revenues for the first six months of 1998, a dizzying 17% jump over the…
Fox Family Channel has reshuffled its daily 6-to-9-p.m. lineup of firstrun programming, slotting "The New Addams Family" sitcom at 7:30 and the half-hour video-reality series "AXN" at 8, and…
"The Roseanne Show" pulled in underwhelming household and demo ratings in its premiere week, according to Nielsen's national syndie ratings report for the week of Sept. 14.
Solid and entertaining, TNT's "Legalese" moves briskly with a nudge-nudge, wink-wink attitude through legal minefields, tabloid journalism, personal ethics and carnal lust. Cast, direction, script…
It's somehow ironic that the freshest fare from the Disney Channel's new lineup should be so reminiscent of the past that it veritably embraces the essence of the earliest days of animation. Yet, the…