TVN Entertainment, which distributes more than 40 channels of pay-per-view movies and events to cable- and satellite subscribers, has bought BET's Action Pay Per View.
Last week saw Sino-U.S. talks of a less explosive kind as Viacom chairman Sumner Redstone and MTV Networks Intl. prexy Bill Roedy met with China's President Jiang Zemin.
Univision, one of the nation's largest Spanish-language TV networks and broadcasters, said Tuesday it has inked a formal affiliation agreement with cable operator Charter Communications.
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AOL Time Warner wants its MTV -- its own, that is. The conglom is kicking around a concept for a musicvid channel of its own in the hopes of emulating MTV's impressive $3 billion biz and its lock on…
Six months after commercial television was consolidated under Central European Media Enterprises (CME), the TV scene in Slovenia is changing.
Former ESPN topper Steven Bornstein, who most recently headed up the Walt Disney Co.'s radically downsized Internet division, has been appointed president of ABC Television.
Italy's TV tycoon Silvio Berlusconi, who is widely expected to be elected prime minister May 13, may be planning a coup de theatre just before the vote -- the sale of part of his TV empire Mediaset…
Action in the Outback, on the hardwood and in the crime lab helped CBS score ratings victories last week in both total viewers and key adult demos.
The 1973 tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs was hardly a pivotal moment in sports history, matching as it did a female athlete in her prime and a 55-year-old, overweight hustler…
A consortium led by state-run Korea Telecom is facing the daunting challenge of getting a direct satellite broadcasting service off the ground by the end of the year. KT won the national license in…
CNN's prodigal son returns. Lou Dobbs, who ankled the news cabler two years ago after a disagreement with management, will return as anchor and managing editor of "Moneyline News Hour," the financial…