A subsidiary of Russian natural resources giant Gazprom made moves Tuesday to reclaim debts of $211 million from media company Media-Most -- and thus make a bid for control of the country's leading…
The Summer Olympics have helped NBC claim weekly ratings gold for the first time in several months, though numbers for the Games are significantly down vs. comparable years. According to Nielsen, NBC…
The reorganization last week of the Epsilon alliance with Germany's Kirch Group does not mean the end of Mediaset's international strategy, Piersilvio Berlusconi said at a convention in Monte Carlo…
"DaVinci's Inquest," the Barna Alper TV series, has received 10 nominations for this year's Gemini Awards, Canada's answer to the Emmys.
Barbara Walters, who has reportedly been fielding offers from the competition, has reupped her contract with ABC News for an estimated $12 million per year -- a record high for a news personality…
The TV project that Imagine Television had been developing with Ryan Seacrest, "Seacrest@Night," has been scrapped in lieu of a new vehicle for the radio personality to be co-produced by Imagine and…
BSkyB has pacted with A&E Networks to create a version of the Biography Channel for the U.K. Service, a spinoff of A&E's "Biography" series, is skedded to bow on SkyDigital Oct. 1.
Granada Intl. has sold 832 hours of the soaps "Coronation Street" and "Emmerdale" to the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. for an estimated £2.5 million ($3.5 million).
The Hinduja multimedia company IndusInd Media and Communications has engaged the services of U.S. consultants Booz Allen and Hamilton to study the prospects for pay TV.
The Philippine Animation Studio (Pasi) and Canadian producer Nelvana have joined forces to co-produce 13 episodes of "Committed," an animated series for the Fox Family Channel and CTV in Canada.