TV Bandeirantes may be the latest major defection from the Brazilian Assn. of Radio and Television Cos. (Abert), a move that would call into question the org's raison d'etre.
If Veronica, the Dutch channel that started the "Big Brother" phenom, has its way, viewers in this territory will not be able to escape from the fly-on-the-wall program, whose second season is set to…
Producer Robert Greenwald ("The Audrey Hepburn Story," "Steal This Movie") will exec produce and possibly direct "Irreparable Harm, a Firsthand Account of How One Agent Took on the Agency in an Epic…
AT&T Broadband has struck its first deal with Philips Electronics to buy at least 1 million advanced digital set-top boxes over three years beginning next year. The companies have also formed an…
Walt Disney is selling "A Bug's Life" to pay per view, marking the first time in the history of the studio that a major animated theatrical has engineered a PPV run.
NBC has averted a potential showdown with Sen. Edward Kennedy -- and CBS -- by pushing back the airdate of its upcoming Kennedy femmes miniseries.
Time Warner Cable will be able to continue carrying the Hearst-Argyle TV stations in its markets thanks to a deal that includes renewals of Lifetime and pickups of Lifetime Movie Network (LMN).
Fox Family Channel's digital nets the Boyz Channel and the Girlz Channel will go dark this week, less than a year after they were launched. News didn't come as a huge surprise as the two nets had…
Colombia's troubled National TV Commission has been rocked anew, as three of its five members were arrested last week on corruption charges.
ABC is beginning to take control of the summer ratings wars, last week winning for the sixth time in seven weeks in total viewers and for the third time in four tries in adults 18-49. Led by three…
Despite a solid marketing push and some of the best reviews of the year, Fox has canceled its critically hailed docudrama skein "American High" after just two weeks. The 20th Century Fox-produced…