It looked like the one pay-per-view event this year that could generate some real buy rates at $39.95 a subscriber: the heavyweight-championship bout between Evander Holyfield and Henry Akinwande…
The phenomenon at the heart of "Sliders" refers to a group of young, improbably attractive humans who "slide" through vortexes that provide access to parallel dimensions of Earth. Call it…
Hughes-backed satcaster Galaxy Latin America is adding dozens of channels to its DirecTV service, thanks to expanded satellite capacity.
BSkyB will carry BBC channels on the satcaster's new Sky Digital platform. The pubcaster is the first British terrestrial to firm such a deal.
CBS Entertainment is consolidating its longform programming department under the supervision of Sunta Izzicupo, the exec credited for much of the Eye web's recent success with its Sunday night movie…
In a big coup for BSkyB, vet TV film critic and interviewer Barry Norman is leaving the BBC after 26 years to present a new show on the News Corp.-controlled satcaster.
Fox's spring affiliates meeting adjourned Friday with no deal in place for the affiliates to help shoulder the cost of the web's new $4.4 billion NFL package. The network and its affils tried to put…
Independent production house Broadcast News Networks has tapped former Unitel exec Michael Granowsky as its new veepee and general manager.
Charles Grodin, whose talkshow was canceled by CNBC Thursday, said he wants to do another one, with King World having first refusal over any syndicated TV program.
Rupert Murdoch's British Sky Broadcasting has increased its stranglehold over pay TV rights to British soccer matches with the signing of a four-year, $73 million deal with the Scottish Premier…
The "Jerry Springer Show," "Judge Judy," "Entertainment Tonight" and "Seinfeld" were the big syndie winners in May, according to national Nielsen household rating averages for the four-week sweep…