After weeks of wrangling, German pubcasters ARD and ZDF finally inked a deal Wednesday with the Kirch Group for TV rights to the 2002 World Cup soccer championships in South Korea and Japan.
Fox Sports Latin America has renewed its Mexican soccer league rights for three years, covering cable and satellite distribution in Mexico and the rest of Spanish-speaking Latin America.
Financially troubled German film group Advanced Medien is in negotiations with five German TV outfits for possible linkups, according to new chairman Otto Dauer.
Celebrity "Millionaire" isn't what it used to be, but it teamed with strong ratings for "NYPD Blue" on Tuesday to lift ABC to victory.
In the first week that included days from the May ratings sweep, four of the top six weekly hours gained week-to-week, and "Entertainment Tonight Weekend" improved 52% from last year.
Showtime's "My Louisiana Sky" avoids reality with nonchalance, which makes it both tolerably unsentimental and completely fake. Project follows a young girl growing up in the pre-civil rights South…
NTL and Telewest, the U.K.'s two cable operators, are combining their advertising sales operations.
BSkyB has signed more than 5 million digital TV subscribers, 95% of the satcaster's direct-to-home customer base and well ahead of the competition. But the drive into digital continues to exact a…
The Imagen Foundation announced Tuesday nominees for the org's 16th annual Imagen Awards, honoring positive portrayals of Latinos and Latino cultures in the entertainment industry.
With the threat of an actors strike looming, the film "Final Fantasy" would seem a corporate dream: a movie with characters who look and talk like actors, but are merely digital imaginings. And this…
Basic cable is banking it can successfully boost both the quantity and quality of their minis and movies. Take USA Network. The Barry Diller-backed cabler will premiere 24 original movies in 2002…
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