Cable wrestling will go through the biggest upheaval in its history this September, ignited by the move of the WWF from USA to TNN -- a shift that will force Extreme Championship Wrestling to make an…
Five consortia have placed formal bids for Spain's two nationwide Digital Terrestrial Television licenses, making the July 3 application deadline. The franchise applications point to powerful…
Sassy "The Parkers" star Mo'Nique and wild rapper Busta Rhymes have been named hosts of The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2000, which airs on UPN in August.
The Screen Actors Guild has tapped Jeff Margolis exec producer of its seventh annual awards show next March 11, airing on TNT from the Shrine Exposition Center in Los Angeles.
The breakup of Australia's dominant feevee service Foxtel now seems less likely as shareholders Rupert Murdoch, Kerry Packer and public telco Telstra have said that they are at last talking about the…
Brazilian screenwriters are assembling a national association to form a united front on certain issues, but will not engage in collective bargaining.
The Japanese cable TV broadband wars heated up Friday as electronics giant Sony announced that it has struck a deal with Tokyu Cable to strategically link their businesses to develop a broadband…
Comedy Central is looking to a Gotham-bred painter-breakdancer-graffiti artist to develop its next animated comedy hit.
While HBO has been grabbing all of the attention for its original, adult-oriented series, Showtime has been quietly building up a large and impressive collection of original movies for all ages. The…
In a landmark legal decision for Oz scribes, writers of pubcaster ABC's drama series "Something in the Air" won a long-running dispute against the show's producers Beyond Simpson Le Mesurier.
Danish pubcaster TV2, which is partly financed by commercials, has appointed writer-director Adam Price head of fiction and drama, with responsibility for the station's investment in feature films…