The Sci Fi Channel has ponied up about $12 million to buy the exclusive rerun rights to Warner Bros. Cable's "Babylon 5."
Eight cable networks in dire need of distribution have found a home on DirecTV as part of the satellite service's first a la carte package of ad-supported family channels.
A worthy effort at putting cameras into the hands of ordinary folk, "Right Here Right Now" is a mixed bag of "video diaries" that ultimately doesn't feel any different from other documentary formats…
The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill is urging advertisers to pull support from ABC's "Wonderland" because they say the show "reinforces ignorance and stigma" toward mental illness.
CBS Television and Tokyo Broadcasting System, the leading broadcast net in Japan, have reached a multiyear agreement that provides each organization access to the other's newsgathering and news…
Astral Media has signed a deal with InterBox to expand its carriage of Canadian boxing to additional Astral specialty channels.
It's no practical joke: ABC has signed with Dick Clark Prods. to air "Bloopers" specials for three more years.
In LatAm Internet portal Starmedia's second annual users survey, 63% of Latino respondents reported watching less television because of time online, versus just 40% a year ago. More than 22,500 users…
CBS News exec Josie Thomas has been appointed to the newly created position of senior VP of diversity at CBS Television.
For his next covert mission, the "Secret Agent Man" may want to investigate what happened to his timeslot. UPN will put the spy series from producer-director Barry Sonnenfeld on hiatus after…
The Game Show Network, which has grown by 2.1 million subscribers in the last three months, will engineer its first upfront presentation to the Madison Avenue buying community, taking over the Hudson…