Star TV has signed a deal to take a 26% stake in India's Hathway Cable and Datacom. Acquisition price is said to be $50 million-$70 million, though the two companies have yet to announce the signing.
Negotiations between the New York Yankees and Madison Square Garden over a new contract for exclusive rights to Yankees' games are headed for the bargaining table instead of the courts.
Corus Entertainment has inked a deal to buy TV animator Nelvana for C$554 million ($376.7 million).
"Superman" is flying back to primetime via the WB. Pacting with sister studio Warner Bros. Television and Tollin/Robbin Prods., the Frog has ordered 13 episodes of an hourlong adventure-drama about…
"Tuesdays With Morrie" author Mitch Albom is moving into series television, inking a deal with CBS to create an hourlong drama about the worlds of TV and print journalism.
Court TV is bucking conventional industry wisdom by canceling a high-rated new show. Cabler announced Monday that it would no longer air "Confessions," the half-hour series that featured actual…
Three weeks after CNN News Group shuffled its executive ranks, the cable news network Monday unveiled more management changes to complete the restructuring.
Sky PerfecTV, Japan's only direct-to-home satellite platform, will go public on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Oct. 20. IPO will help Sky PerfecTV, with more than 2.3 million subscribers, gear up for…
It's official: TV Academy members will once again cast votes from their own couches rather than the confines of a Beverly Hills hotel next year.
Regency TV has sealed a two-year overall deal with producer-writer Mike Langworthy to produce half-hour programs for the studio. Pact, pegged in the low seven figures, reunites Langworthy with former…
The Web is bad. TV is good. Seems pretty simple. But despite tons of evidence that network television execs may be idiots -- what else explains the decision to make "The Mike O'Malley Show"? -…