FROM NATPEDigital must-carry is a must-have for broadcasters, top station execs told FCC commissioners and a key Clinton administration telecom policy adviser Monday during an ALTV panel sesh.
MTV Asia announced that it is now distributed to more than 100 million homes in the region.
Consolidating its position as the studio most actively engaged in Latino TV, Columbia TriStar has pacted with Brazilian broadcaster Bandeirantes for four locally produced series in Portuguese.
Fox has sold its last available Super Bowl spot Monday to lingerie dispenser Victoria's Secret.
"The Rosie O'Donnell Show" took a big Nielsen leap in the first week of its return to live broadcasts, according to Nielsen's latest national syndie ratings report for the week ended Jan. 10.
Is "Dilbert" strong enough to singlehandedly reverse the tide of primetime failure that continues to hogtie UPN? Probably not. But it's surely the wittiest thing the netlet has ever had the good…
Gearing up its original film and series production, TBS Superstation announced that it has greenlit two new original movies, "Diamondback" and "First Daughter."
FROM NATPEFox and its affiliates reached an agreement Sunday allowing stations to drop an hour of weekday morning kids programming in exchange for returning a chunk of ad inventory in the afternoon…
LMNO Prods. and Granada Entertainment USA are producing a one-hour reality special for CBS called "Surprise, Surprise!" that will be considered as a backdoor series pilot for fall.
FROM NATPEABC TV topper Pat Fili-Krushel -- in her first appearance before ABC's full affiliate body since ascending to the top spot last summer -- will quietly begin laying the groundwork today for…
MTV will premiere a new "Scared Straight," VH1 unveiled its planned move into telefilms, Comedy Central unwrapped its new comedy series, and USA will launch a variety show starring the Zappa brothers…