ARGENTINA“Muneca Brava” (Wild Angel); telenovela; producers, Telefe/Raul Lecouna; distributor, Telefe Intl.Uruguayan actress and pop star Natalia Oreiro plays an impoverished orphan working as a maid…
Bob Levi is planning to stick an extra checkbook or two into his suitcase before he heads for the Atlanta airport to board a plane to Las Vegas for the NATPE convention.
They're trading Bourbon Street for the Strip, the Mississippi for Lake Mead and Commander's Palace for, well ... Commander's Palace. The folks at the National Assn. of Television Program Executives…
Cisneros TV Group's Jay Scharer has unexpectedly ankled his position as chief operating officer to pursue other interests. He will be replaced by Ralph Haiek, currently senior vice president and…
Zigging while the others are zagging has proved successful in syndicated TV. In fact, the biggest hit in five years, "Judge Judy," showed up when gavels were a syndie rarity.
Her palms were sweaty, knees knocked, breathing accelerated. If you didn't know better, you'd think Dr. Shelby Lane needed a doctor.
Turner Broadcasting has sold its money-losing World Championship Wrestling operation to FusientMedia Ventures, a showbiz investor set up by the executives who founded Classic Sports Network.
It had to happen: With no end in sight for the reality TV explosion in primetime, get ready for a slew of nonscripted options in the world of off-net syndication.
As ABC grows more gray hairs, the traditional Big Three networks now are closer in age than ever before.
The closer NATPE 2001 gets, the louder the chatter grows about the biz's return to talk. Despite the failure of batches of yakkers launched during the two most recent syndie TV seasons to reach…
Leading Mexican broadcaster Televisa reported record upfront sales for 2001 of 96.3 billion pesos ($9.86 million). The 23% increase in peso terms is partly the result of advertising rate increases…