The show will go on for top-rated syndie yakker "The Oprah Winfrey Show" -- at least through the 2003-04 TV season.
Maureen Plavsic, sales and corporate marketing director of Kerry Stokes' Seven Network, has been elevated to managing director of the web, the first woman ever to helm a national terrestrial network…
Moviewatch, the proposed 24-hour cable network that plans to fill its schedule with information about movies, has named Gary Thorne to the post of president and chief operating officer.
Scribes-producers Edward and Brian Burns have inked a new overall TV development deal with Artists Television Group. Exclusive pact calls for the siblings to create, develop and produce series…
Following months of speculation that the Kirch Group would be buying Rupert Murdoch's German weblet TM3, Munich-based shopping channel HOT. Networks said Tuesday that it is in talks to take a…
Only months after the beginning of the long-awaited liberalization of Hong Kong's prehistoric pay TV market, expectations for the reform process have apparently been set too high. A report in…
TBS and Cartoon Network ended in a photo finish for the month of October, each racking up a 1.9 primetime rating in cable homes to lead the ad-supported cable-network pack.
While the Olympics may not have garnered the ratings NBC had expected, the Summer Games helped boost net ad revenues for ABC, NBC and CBS combined, which increased more than 42% to $2.6 billion…
Hoping to duplicate Comedy Central's success in the mid-'90s with the raucous British comedy series "Absolutely Fabulous," Bravo has bought the rights to 21 hourlong episodes of the British romantic…
The American Society of Cinematographers has divided its Outstanding Achievement Awards category for telefilms into two: network and basic cable/pay TV.