The Japanese government launched a panel on Wednesday aimed at protecting the nation's youth from violence and obscene material in the media. The move comes in the wake of copycat knifing incidents…
"The Full Monty" has set a new U.K. record for first-day video sales, moving 670,000 units on its release date Monday.
HBO Asia is moving ahead with expansion plans even as its regional affiliates beg for mercy during this period of economic turmoil.
Chile's premier music fest Vina del Mar, which just wrapped its 39th edition, scored a socko 35.5 household rating average over its six nights on network Megavision -- a 27% increase over 1997's…
While the 48th San Remo Italian Song Festival wrapped this weekend with an audience of more than 15 million and a TV aud share of 62.7%, the real contest will start this month as final negotiations…
After laying low during the Olympics, NBC has taken back the primetime Nielsens lead in Feb. 23-March 1 results, but the highest Grammy rating in five years has kept CBS close in households and ahead…
The Disney Channel's aggressive push to shift its identity from a pay network to a basic service is paying off big time -- the channel has added 8 million subscribers in just the last six months…
CBS faces an open rebellion from some affiliates that say they won't give the network a dime to help pay for its $4 billion package of NFL rights.
TV Azteca will cut roughly 400 jobs, or 12% of its entire staff, in its quest to keep the company lean.
Roberto Iglesias, a pioneer in Spanish language radio and television, died Feb. 7 of cancer in Glendale. He was 76. Iglesias created the weekly TV program “Varedades,” the first Spanish show to be…
Alliance Communications is set to lense two drama series, which will both debut next fall on Canuck TV, and the Canadian TV producer has also picked-up all world rights to another series.