Pubcaster RAI will consider the proposal recently made by Canal Plus to create a joint digital platform and to acquire a stake in Telepiu, the pay TV operation controlled by Canal Plus, national…
Beau Bridges has signed to star in a four-hour biopic of legendary showman P.T. Barnum for the A&E Network cabler, to be co-produced by A&E and Hallmark Entertainment.
Walter Cronkite has signed to host a series of 20th century retrospective specs for syndie distrib TWI.
Trina McQueen, the president of the Canadian Discovery Channel, has been appointed chair of the Banff Television Foundation.
PBS' long-running science documentary television series NOVA will serve as host to the 1998 World Congress of Science Producers, now in its sixth year and held for the first time in the U.S.
It's 500 weeks and counting as CBS turned in another first-place ratings performance in daytime Thursday.
Freshman gaveler "Judge Mills Lane" took a double-digit ratings jump in the week ended Oct. 11, according to Nielsen's latest national syndie ratings report.
Aside from his troubled satellite foray in the U.S., Rupert Murdoch usually displays a sure touch in the pay TV business, but Indonesia continues to bleed News Corp.'s coffers.
Here's an investment tip: buy into bottled water companies today. Their stock is bound to soar -- and their sales are poised to skyrocket -- in the wake of this taut vidpic thriller about what…
Japan's Ministry of Post and Telecommunications will grant broadcast licenses to six companies to send high-definition programming via satellite starting in 2000.
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Masterchef1Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 5.8 Network: FOX
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