Early in Barbara Kopple's new docu miniseries "The Hamptons," writer Steven Gaines complains the summer playground of the title has come to be known as "Hollywood East." He implies this is a very bad…
More people raced to catch sporting action in May versus last year's comparable sweeps period, leaving a lot of weekend syndies in the dust. The approximately 60 hours worth of basketball, ice hockey…
HBO's "The Wire" might not be quite as startling as the cabler's other original series, but that's because this police show rather boldly seeks drama in dullness. That's not to suggest that the show…
Television Broadcast (TVB) is urging the government to push back a June deadline as it hunts for an investor in its pay TV arm Galaxy Satellite Broadcasting.
Corus Entertainment kidvid subsidiary Nelvana has sold a slew of shows to broadcasters worldwide.
Chum TV has inked a slew of sales to broadcasters around the globe, including deals with Blighty satcaster BSkyB and the Australian Broadcasting Corp.
Admira, the media subsid of Spanish telco Telefonica, tapped TV-film exec and politician Pedro Antonio Martin Marin as its new topper Thursday.
Bill Maher and Tracy Morgan have been added to the lineup of the 20th anniversary Montreal Just for Laughs comedy festival.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. confirmed Thursday that it is in talks with Vivendi Universal to buy out Viv U's Italian paybox Telepiu.
Now that the fall skeds are out of the way, nets are filling in their summer sked with moves ranging from early series starts to the next installment of "Big Brother."
Jerry Seinfeld's coming back to television -- or is he? ABC has greenlit a pilot for a half-hour alternative laffer based on "Letters From a Nut," the bestselling series of comedy books penned by the…