Hollywood may soon have a chance to own commercial TV stations in what has hitherto been a largely insular market -- the U.K.
Pay TV pioneer HBO, which brought pay TV to Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Moldova, is expanding in its newest territory -- Bulgaria.
Execs at tyro broadcaster SPH MediaWorks celebrated web's first anniversary May 6 with good news -- its Chinese-lingo Channel U grabbed 59% of auds that day, beating incumbent MediaCorp's Channel 8.
Banyan Prods. has landed 60 more episodes of its decorating skein "Trading Spaces" on TLC.
Turner Classic Movies has picked up the exclusive rights to 19 movies made by Harold Lloyd, the bespectacled Everyman whose popular comedies made him one of the reigning triumvirate of the silent era…
Broadway Video Enterprises has acquired the worldwide TV, merchandising and homevideo rights to "Thunder Force," a martial-arts puppet series from Taiwan.
NBC has fallen under the spell of Anne Rice. Peacock is developing the scribe's gothic trilogy "The Witching Hour" as a 12-hour limited series to be produced by the Wolper Organization and Warner…
ABC has wrapped up a deal for uberproducer Dick Wolf's new take on "Dragnet," ordering 13 episodes of the project for a January launch.
After 11 years, E! Entertainment's "Talk Soup" is at a loss for words. Strip, which helped make a star out Greg Kinnear, will stop production after its final episode airing Wednesday night.
NBC is keeping a tighter-than-usual lid on its new fall schedule -- but that's not stopping TV industry types from speculating just what the Peacock has planned for next fall.
If there was any doubt that this is Ozzy Osbourne's year, it should be fading fast.