Cable net VH1 is dramatically increasing its original programming commitment, greenlighting series in four different genres. In addition, VH1 has pacted with producer Quincy Jones on "Say It Loud…
Star TV, the Asian satcaster owned by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., has launched its first two Hindi channels in Britain.
Pink slips were flying at TNN in Nashville, Tenn. on Wednesday when 125 staffers learned their jobs would be eliminated, as MTV Networks relocates the cable net's operations to Gotham. News comes on…
Don't look now, but there's a Fox on the loose in primetime, and it's hounding the more established nets like never before.
Cabler USA Network has pacted with director Brett Ratner to exec produce "Kung Pow," a martial arts action hour.
Rafael Pineda has communed with Gotham's Spanish-speaking populace five days a week for 30 years as anchor for Univision's WXTV, sprinkling local news with earthquakes in Colombia or El Salvador and…
CBS and NBC took three noms apiece Tuesday as the American Society of Cinematographers announced the TV contenders for its 15th annual achievement awards. Winners will be named Feb. 18 at the ASC…
Documentarians must navigate choppy waters to find funding, while fighting off networks who want to bully their way to full ownership of their projects. That was the collective opinion of panelists…
It's almost Stone Age, but it's true. One of the most successful shows MTV has in Taiwan relies on one of the oldest musical tricks in the book: karaoke.
Despite gripes from a handful of top domestic syndicators that NATPE costs too much and has outlived its usefulness, attendance at this year's four-day edition has shattered all previous records.
Cabler TNN: The National Network will preem its first two original series, "Small Shots" and "Lifegame," this summer, and fellow Viacom net Nickelodeon has greenlit two series, "Invader ZIM" and "The…