Germany's EM.TV has sold a 24.5% stake in Formula One holding outfit SLEC to media giant Kirch for DM1.3 billion ($586 million), taking a major step toward digging itself out of debt.
Emmy-winning "Taxicab Confessions" producers Joe and Harry Gantz have snagged a pilot commitment from CBS for a relationship-based reality skein that will document the lives of everyday couples with…
Federal Communications Commission chief Michael Powell on Tuesday defended his commitment to the U.S. consumer, noting that concepts like diversity are easy to debate but harder to codify.
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Hispanic TV soon will be bubbling over with soaps. Brazilian mega-conglom Globo has finalized a five-year output deal with Telemundo that will see the U.S. Hispanic broadcaster airing annually at…
A lousy advertising market and threatened writers' strike could whack $500 million off the primetime bottom line during the upfront selling season for the Big Four broadcast networks.
Armed with the tagline "A full-frontal feature-length film," "Naked States" is a literally revealing, if not particularly probing, docu chronicling photographer Spencer Tunick's five-month quest to…
Following the recent announcement by a Middle East satellite operator of plans to launch an E! Entertainment Television channel in the region, Rome-based Arab satcaster Orbit Satellite Television and…
AOL Time Warner and Oxygen Media have struck a deal that will give the women's cable net distribution in the majority of Time Warner Cable homes.
The international arm of 20th Century Fox is adding personnel in its Paris office in the wake of growth in programming and sales abroad.
Veteran WB Network publicity topper Brad Turell has been named exec VP for Turner Broadcasting System, following his longtime Frog boss Jamie Kellner to Atlanta.
MTV Networks Intl. has signed a deal with French commercial network TF1 for animated and live-action Nickelodeon programming over the next three years.