Hughes-backed satcaster Galaxy Latin America is adding dozens of channels to its DirecTV service, thanks to expanded satellite capacity.
BSkyB will carry BBC channels on the satcaster's new Sky Digital platform. The pubcaster is the first British terrestrial to firm such a deal.
In a big coup for BSkyB, vet TV film critic and interviewer Barry Norman is leaving the BBC after 26 years to present a new show on the News Corp.-controlled satcaster.
Rupert Murdoch's British Sky Broadcasting has increased its stranglehold over pay TV rights to British soccer matches with the signing of a four-year, $73 million deal with the Scottish Premier…
Four months after its appointment, the new board of Italy's pubcaster RAI announced Thursday the network structure has been revamped and most division heads have been replaced.
The "Jerry Springer Show," "Judge Judy," "Entertainment Tonight" and "Seinfeld" were the big syndie winners in May, according to national Nielsen household rating averages for the four-week sweep…
Charles Grodin has uttered his last deadpan diatribe on CNBC, which has canceled his talkshow.
In his address at Fox's spring affiliates' meeting Thursday, Fox Group chairman and CEO Peter Chernin complained about the slow pace of the web-affil talks over sharing costs of Fox's pricey new NFL…
The Utah Jazz-Chicago Bulls NBA championship series is off to a sizzling start, with the 14th-highest Nielsens in NBA history and the highest ever for any hoopcast earlier than a fourth game of a…
Russian broadcasters face major upheaval after announcements from the country's Vice Prime Minister Boris Nemtsov that rules affecting transmission charges and licensing procedures would be revised…
Organizers are expecting the 19th annual Banff Television Festival to be the biggest yet. As of Thursday, 1,350 TV execs and up-and-comers have registered to attend the five-day shmooze-fest in the…