Cramming the breadth of two lives --- including aspects both personal and political --- that cover more than a century each into a mere two-hour timeslot must have represented a daunting task. But…
FONT FACE="HELVETICA, ARIAL" SIZE="-2" COLOR="#990000">FROM MIP TV Eureka, the much ballyhooed alliance between Italy's Mediaset and Germany's Kirch, is only a few weeks old, but already ambitious…
FROM MIP TV The Mip television market is about to embrace the Internet as part of a growing acceptance that traditional television companies and new technology entities are being drawn together…
ESPN will get a chance to test whether the staggering $600 million it ponied up over five years for the rights to National Hockey League games will pay out in the end: The network and its ESPN2…
The National Assn. of Broadcasters may be hosting a 100,000-strong confab set to begin this weekend in Las Vegas, but the Internet already appears to have stolen the show.
French Stewart, who plays the dimwitted alien Harry on NBC's "3rd Rock From the Sun," is developing a toon series with Walt Disney TV Animation.
Fox Broadcasting Co. picked up 22 episodes of Matt Groening's new animated series "Futurama" for next season after the network's all-animation Tuesday lineup picked up some Nielsen steam in its…
The "pocket monsters" of the breakout kids hit "Pokemon" are powering ad deals for the WB at this year's kids TV upfront advertising market.
ABC has sliced its Saturday reality series "The Big Moment" from an hour to a half hour and pushed it back to 8:30 p.m., preceded by a 30-minute "America's Funniest Home Videos."
FROM MIP TVSBS, the hottest station group in Europe, used the Mip TV trade shop in Cannes on Wednesday to outline its powered-up corporate vision and programming strategy.