The "Thomas the Tank Engine" rights holder, Gullane Entertainment is adding another sure-fire property to its portfolio, paying a reported £1.6 million ($2.3 million) for British television classic…
Herbert Kloiber's Tele-Munchen Group and partner Get on Air have unveiled Gate, a new digital pay-TV platform set to launch in March.
The Czech Republic's Broadcasting Council voted Wednesday to take the license of beleaguered station TV3 away from its holder, Martin Kindernay.
In a landmark deal, China has granted carriage rights to a new cable channel for the first time.
Florida Gov. Jeb Bush Tuesday announced a new program, Production Partners, aimed at keeping advertising production in-state. Production Partners is a collaborative effort between the state Office of…
Commercial stations are scaling back in hard times, but German regional pubcaster WDR has increased its programming budget for next year by 2% to $302.5 million, with about $231 million slated for TV…
Americans aren't feeling a lot of holiday cheer when it comes to the EchoStar-DirecTV merger, at least according to a poll released Wednesday by one of the deal's more vocal opponents, the National…
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The WB will double-pump vampire drama "Angel" and flip timeslots for two of its Friday laffers as part of a minor sked shuffle next month.
MTV has signed a fresh deal with the creators of the network's hit series "Jackass" that will result in a theatrical movie version of the show, at least three primetime "Jackass" TV specials to run…
Universal Studios has engineered a limited pay TV renewal of its theatrical output deal with John Malone's Starz!.