Having made no secret of its plan to quickly ramp up its presence in the U.S., the newly hitched Pearson Television - CLT/Ufa is seeking Stateside partners to help meet that goal.
Viewers the world over are watching more TV than ever, while broadcasters are fueling their appetite with greater numbers of programs centered on money, sex or voyeurism, according to figures…
Comedy Central is getting original. The laffer web will begin airing original programming five nights a week this summer. New schedule, which kicks off June 18, will feature loosely themed nights…
Moving into the network big leagues, indie Los Angeles station KWHY Channel 22 will air the nation's first Spanish-lingo HDTV broadcast April 30.
The French group Vivendi has dismissed reports in the British press that said it may have to divest its 24.5% minority share in BSkyB pay TV.
Addressing the National Assn. of Broadcasters for the third time in his tenure as FCC chairman, William E. Kennard declared that all of broadcasting's competitors are going (or have gone) digital.
HBO, which acquired the broadcast rights to Arthur Cohn's "One Day in September" before the film landed an Oscar for best documentary, plans to take advantage of a unique promotional opportunity the…
It's no longer all about the Peacock at NBC Enterprises. Web's distribution arm has snagged the international TV and international homevid rights to the upcoming TBS Superstation remake of the…
Stephen Tapp has been promoted to VP and general manager of CityTV and CablePulse24, two stations in Toronto-based Chum's media stable.
Regis Philbin has helped ABC accomplish something that Marcus Welby, Fonzie and the Carringtons never could: win 15 straight weeks in the ratings.