Days before Paramount syndie action hour "Queen of Swords" is scheduled to debut, a development in Los Angeles Superior Court has threatened to halt the sword-wielding heroine in her tracks.
The Indian version of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" ("Kaun Banega Crorepati") has delivered its first winner, 24-year-old Harshvardhan Nawathe of Bombay.
Spanish telco and cable operator Cableuropa-ONO has started the run up to its IPO on the Spanish stock exchange, where it will float 21.74% of its capital Oct. 19.
In a deal that could be the first step toward bringing digital video recording technology into the mainstream, cabler Charter Communications has inked a pact with Motorola, ReplayTV and private…
It's fitting for PBS British drama showcase ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre to raise the curtains on its 30th anniversary season with a handsome, richly detailed six-hour (yes, that's a three-night…
Yes Television, a British video-on-demand service backed by Warners and Disney, unveiled two new channels while at Mipcom -- Yes Sports and Yes Shop. Yes Sport is the first converged channel for Yes…
Carole Rosen, who won three Emmy Awards during her 15-year career as VP of original programming, family, at HBO, has resigned to become a producer of videos for the Teachers' Network Web site.
ABC's "Madigan Men" plays the Irish card so often it's a surprise that Lucky Charms hasn't paid for product placement. Still, despite the predictable "Riverdance" wisecrack and obligatory…
At the Kirch Group's traditional Mipcom splash, the Beta Brunch, there was definitely a gentler side to the company's 700 hours of productions presented. In his welcomming speech, Jan Mojto, the…
Just because a wave of Euro-originated reality programming is sweeping the international TV biz, don't think the Hollywood majors aren't making money. Thanks to their ongoing output deals in most of…
Here's a show that's going to remind "Star Trek: Next Generation" fans why they miss Patrick Stewart's Captain Picard and his pals so much. Yes, the new syndie series "Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda"…