Star TV's commitment to a joint venture with Cable & Wireless HKT appears to be wavering. In a statement issued Monday, Star referred to the previously undisclosed fact that the agreement with the…
Diana L. Vargas, VP and general manager of Fox station KTTV Los Angeles, resigned Friday to pursue other professional interests. Vargas, a 12-year vet of the station, will exit June 30. No decision…
Christopher Plummer and Bruno Kirby are in final negotiations to join the cast of helmer Lawrence Schiller's upcoming CBS mini about O.J. Simpson's legal defense team.
Televisa has denied insulting Muslims after one of its telenovelas was abruptly dropped midseries in Indonesia.
When it comes to the L.A. Screenings, you can count on the Canadians. The Canucks, the only buyers who do all of their U.S. program shopping at the market, sealed a flurry of deals worth upwards of…
Marking its sixth broadcast anniversary, Rome-based Arab satcaster Orbit Satellite Television & Radio Network has announced a 35% increase in viewers, bringing the total number of subscribers to…
Broadcast TV marketing confab Promax/BDA has set "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" exec producer Michael Davies as its keynote speaker for this year's annual edition to be held in New Orleans in June.
The Czech Republic saw the launch of a third commercial channel, TV3, last week. The new station took over the frequencies of regional station Galaxie, which ceased broadcasting earlier in the week…
Fresh from corruption scandals and budget overruns, the Sydney Olympics is now at the center of a bitter spat with CNN, Reuters and ESPN over television coverage of the September Games.
In an unprecedented move, Venezuela's four national and eight regional broadcasters will pool their field coverage of the May 28 elections.
According to "Vietnam: Stories From the Wall," the best war story ever written is a mere three sentences. "A bunch of us went to Gettysburg," an anonymous Civil War veteran wrote. "Some of us didn't…