FROM MIP TVJust one day after canceling its long-running soap "Another World," NBC used the Mip TV trade show in Cannes to unveil its replacement, "Passions," to the international market.
ESPN, accused of soaking cable operators for large license fees, has decided to give back some ad time.
Former "Monday Night Football" commentator Dan Dierdorf will return to CBS Sports this fall as a game analyst on the Eye's Sunday NFL coverage, the network is expected to announce today.
CBS has nipped NBC in households for the April 5-11 primetime Nielsens week, as the Peacock endured punchless "Dateline" numbers and an uninspired start for its reconfigured Thursday lineup.
When is an under-used protagonist not harmful to a mystery? When the show is "A Certain Justice" and the suspects prove even more engaging than the very compelling investigating officer. In a way…
FROM MIP TVWithout new American network series to bid for at Mip, buyers in Cannes this week could turn their attention to a potpourri of hot-ticket items from an increasing variety of sources.
FROM MIP TVIt's happy days for the Munich-based Kirch Group. Recent weeks have seen new partners come on board and full control of the German pay TV market achieved, so the annual Kirch Mip TV do…
With the updated "Scared Straight! 20 Years Later" set to preem Thursday on UPN, Arnold Shapiro Prods. is at work on a new installment of the Oscar-winning 1978 docu, "Scared Straight! '99," to bow…
South Africa's audio-video regulatory authority, the Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA), has ruled that television programs depicting excessive violence, especially against women, may not be…
FROM MIP TVFrench private network TF1 closed its first major deal of the Mip television market Tuesday by acquiring the $20 million mini-series "Joan of Arc" from Endemol Entertainment of Holland.