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.
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…
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).
NEW YORK -- Showtime has greenlit "Ruby's Bucket of Blood," a telepic exec produced by Whoopi Goldberg and starring Angela Bassett, who will also produce.
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 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 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.
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…
"DaVinci's Inquest," the Barna Alper TV series, has received 10 nominations for this year's Gemini Awards, Canada's answer to the Emmys.
UPN Entertainment prexy Tom Nunan has been elected head of the Hollywood Radio & TV Society.
Call the men in white coats: The execs at ABC have contracted a new "Phobia." The Alphabet web has ordered the one-hour pilot from Marked Men Entertainment, the TV boutique led by writer Trey…