By God, they've done it again. It's a blessing that the smart creative types at the Beeb and WGBH-Boston ran out of Jane Austen novels to adapt into miniseries. Consequently, this spring, viewers are…
The French group Vivendi has dismissed reports in the British press that said it may have to divest its 24.5% minority share in BSkyB pay TV.
Comedy Central is getting original. The laffer web will begin airing original programming five nights a week this summer. New schedule, which kicks off June 18, will feature loosely themed nights…
Having made no secret of its plan to quickly ramp up its presence in the U.S., the newly hitched Pearson Television - CLT/Ufa is seeking Stateside partners to help meet that goal.
For the fourth, and best, of TNT tribute concert series, talent director Ali Gifford found an A-list of performers who clearly have fallen under Joni Mitchell's spell during her 30-plus year career…
Germany has a new star: Zlatko, a 24 year old Macedonian-born mechanic who thinks Shakespeare is a movie director and claims he has never read a book in its entirety.
Addressing the National Assn. of Broadcasters for the third time in his tenure as FCC chairman, William E. Kennard declared that all of broadcasting's competitors are going (or have gone) digital.
HBO, which acquired the broadcast rights to Arthur Cohn's "One Day in September" before the film landed an Oscar for best documentary, plans to take advantage of a unique promotional opportunity the…
While the increased popularity with local audiences of homegrown primetime television drama has led to its proliferation on Italian screens in recent years, sales results indicate that appetites also…
Bravo has announced a new original weekly series, "The Museum of Television and Radio: Influences," to launch during its upcoming season.
The outcasts of "Freaks and Geeks" aren't taking cancellation quietly. As DreamWorks continues to pitch the series to potential broadcast and cable outlets, the Museum of Television and Radio…