Acting in unison, News Corp.-backed satcaster Sky Latin America and cabler Fox Sports Americas have bagged rights to most of the Chilean soccer to be broadcast over the next five years.
CableAce, which has handed out prizes to cable networks for the last 19 years, won its own award here Tuesday; unfortunately the category was "the awards show that most deserves to be discontinued."
ABC and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have entered into a long-term agreement giving the Alphabet web exclusive broadcast rights to the annual Academy Awards presentation through…
ABC prexy Bob Iger used his address to thousands of broadcasters gathered here for their annual confab to raise questions about programming that "is embarrassing to our business," with special…
The one loud message from this year's Mip TV trade show in Cannes (April 3-8) was: Move over Americans, we can do this, too.
NBC will turn its headquarters at 30 Rockefeller Plaza into “a world of sorcery and magic” for three days in a tentpole-worthy ploy to hype its two-part television miniseries “The World of Merlin.”…
NBC may be losing "Seinfeld," but there soon will be a new reason to tune in to "Must-See TV." Using the NAB platform to formally announce its digital plans for the not-too-distant future, network…
Consumers won't be the ones who suffer when broadcasters can't agree on a single digital television format, but program suppliers such as Warner Bros. and Columbia TriStar will soon find themselves…
NBC has renewed the sophomore comedy "Suddenly Susan" for the 1998-1999 season.
HBO and Cinemax have come up with a new multiplex strategy. Gone is the blueprint that time-shifted the HBO and Cinemax program schedules onto their network clones. Instead, the two will spread their…
FROM NABIf broadcasters are serious about reclaiming their audiences from cable, or even defending the status quo, they have to stop bickering and start working together, NBC TV network president…