UPN has picked up a reality pilot from Telepictures Productions starring radio shock jock Tom Leykis. Project is a talk/variety hybrid that focus on male-female relationships. Leykis hosts afternoon…
TV networks Star Plus and Star News will be available to America's large South Asian aud in June. Star is backed by Rupert Murdoch and was primarily created for his Asian operations.
Zee TV supremo Subhash Chandra has announced plans to revamp his network's structure. The 50 investment companies and entities under which Zee functions will be merged into one holding company.
Production on Telepictures' syndie relationship series "Change of Heart" will move from Los Angeles to Gotham for its fourth season, which preems in September. Move will make the skein the only one…
NBC has commissioned another 13 episodes of "Weakest Link," the quiz show phenom from the BBC hosted on both sides of the Atlantic by Brit Anne Robinson.
The History Channel unveiled its most ambitious primetime lineup ever at its upfront presentation for advertisers in Gotham on Tuesday. The cable net plans to introduce four new series and numerous…
Co-production is the name of the game for rival broadcasters in Singapore. MediaCorp. TV, which has the broadcast monopoly for a few more weeks, is determined to fight off the challenge from new kid…
Russian prosecutors on Tuesday accused media mogul Vladimir Gusinsky of laundering $97 million and said they wanted a new international arrest warrant for him, despite failing to extradite him from…
Even broadcasters are all shook up. For the first time in at least 14 years, attendance at the National Assn. of Broadcasters' annual confab has dropped from the previous year, ending an impressive…
It was just six weeks ago that broadcasters were feverishly getting the word out that cable networks had morphed into a bunch of Hannibal Lecters, cannibalizing themselves after spending the past 20…
The end of the season is shaping up as quite a ratings horse race, with some neck-and-neck finishes not likely to be decided until the final weeks of the May sweep.
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