On Nov. 5 an immaculately turned-out Juan Jose Nieto, prexy of Telefonica Media, took the stage at a Madrid hotel to make a rare public declaration about the company's future and rename it Admira.
Television Broadcasts' TVBI has pacted with Japan's Dai Fu to launch TVB Dai Fu, a 24-hour Mandarin-lingo general entertainment channel, Dec. 1 in Japan.
The South African Broadcasting Corp., Swedish Television (SVT) and South African production company Film Afrika will begin work on "Transit Cafe" in Cape Town by the end of the year.
Disney plans to launch a 24-hour, Hindi-language, satellite pay channel in India early next year.
German media giant the Kirch Group has closed World Cup rights deals for Thailand and Malaysia for an undisclosed sum.
The officer heading the fraud investigation of Nova TV general director Vladimir Zelezny was under police protection Tuesday after undisclosed threats against him.
"High Fidelity" scribes D.V. DeVincentis and Steve Pink have pacted with ABC to create a pair of comedies targeted for the net's fall 2002 schedule.
The Peacock has greenlit production on the midseason laffer from Emmy-winning "Sex and the City" scribe-producer Jenny Bicks, which was originally developed for fall 2001. Move follows the casting of…
HBO has tied the knot with thesp Julie Warner ("Family Law") to star in the pilot "Baseball Wives." Project, which comes from Tom Fontana and Barry Levinson, starts shooting next week in Florida with…
British producers nabbed four of the six International Emmys Monday during a gala ceremony in Gotham hosted by "Hollywood Squares" emcee Tom Bergeron.
Hallmark Entertainment has agreed to license a number of its miniseries, movies and TV series episodes to In Demand for sale via video-on-demand pay-per-view.