Television Par Satellite, France's No. 2 pay TV group, celebrated victory over bigger rival CanalSatellite on Monday as the European Commission decided to accord it another two years of exclusive…
In a deal estimated by insiders to be worth at least $50 million, the Sanex Women's Tennis Assn. Tour and its TV partner Regency Enterprises have pacted with cabler Eurosport to provide European…
ABC, CBS and Fox announced plans Monday to form Network News Service, a domestic news cooperative that will provide video to member affiliates.
Leading kidvid outfit EM.TV & Merchandising and the German media funds Victory Media Group are to co-produce 100 series over the next five years, backed by private German financing.
"Double Dare," the gameshow that turned slime into Nickelodeon's trademark substance, will return as the all-new "Double Dare 2000," the kids cabler announced Monday.
The Monte Carlo Television Festival raised a martini glass to Roger Moore on Monday, honoring the seven-time James Bond thesp with its first outstanding male actor award.
The Japanese Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications has granted a broadcast license to a group that includes NTT, marking the first time that the telecommunications giant has entered the…
NBC's position on whether a "Saturday Night Live" Hanukkah sketch will be repeated has suddenly shifted from "never again" to "never mind."
ABC's "It's Like, You Know ..." is like, you know, canceled, while the net's frosh laffer "Oh Grow Up" will never get a chance to move out of infancy.
Leave it to the fine folks at National Geographic Television to scoff at mankind's feeble attempts to pour significance into marking of a thousand-year milestone in time-keeping. Just when we were…