The story of the death and subsequent funeral coverage of Sonny Bono propelled the syndicated access magazine shows to a household ratings surge in the Nielsen rankings for the week ended Jan. 11…
Leading Russian indie NTV saved itself upward of $13 million in transmission fees this year after President Boris Yeltsin signed a decree in mid-January classifying the channel as one of Russia's…
Nasza Telewizja (NTV), Poland's new regional private station, had its low key launch this week ruined when rival broadcaster TVN dropped a bombshell.
The mood was upbeat, but surprises were few at the syndie biz's annual NATPE sales confab this week.
EXCLUSIVEBuena Vista TV senior VP of development Michael Davies is ankling his post in the next few weeks to join ABC Entertainment, where he will oversee alternative series and specials.
French pay TV giant Canal Plus completed its purchase of Kirch Group's 45% stake in Italo pay TV operation Telepiu Wednesday. The deal increases Canal Plus' stake in the Milan based company to 90%.
There's a whole mess of creatures out there who've barely survived extinction, some as mighty as the bald eagle, some as minuscule as the multicolored Delta Green ground beetle, and National…
HEREThe Monday night 'Pitch me!' session was vulgar, cruel, enlightening and hilarious. In short, it was a microcosm of NATPE itself.
The WB network has launched its Tuesday lineup in a big way, with the highest nightlong rating in its history.
In an unexpected programming move, NBC's cable news upstart MSNBC on Tuesday began to rerun three shows from the previous night's schedule of sister channel CNBC. For an undisclosed period of time…
Following a broad and successful promotional campaign in the Czech Republic last fall, HBO has more than doubled its subscribers here in Prague.