Christopher Plummer and Marina Orsini will topline telepic "Agent of Influence" for CTV.
Dropping one of its demands, the National Assn. of Broadcasters on Thursday said that it would no longer pressure cablers to carry a station's two signals during the transition to digital TV.
European cablers UPC and Primacom said Thursday that they were still in merger talks, countering earlier reports that negotiations had run aground.
Warner Bros. Television and ABC have drawn up a business template that could change the way both companies repurpose primetime series.
CBS has given full-season orders to frosh dramas "The Agency" and "The Education of Max Bickford" as well as second-year hour "That's Life."
In an effort to balance reports of significant civilian casualties in Afghanistan, CNN began emphasizing to viewers on Wednesday that the Taliban leadership is to blame for the situation.
Arthur Hiller was feted with the Tisch Lifetime Achievement Award Tuesday at the inaugural Jewish Image Awards, held at the BevHilton.
Masses of sports fans flocked to TV sets Tuesday night to watch the New York Yankees on Fox and Michael Jordan's first NBA game in three years on TBS.
The Canuck TV industry is "healthy and dynamic," according to a state of the union report from the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC,) released Tuesday.
Syndie dating strip "ElimiDate" again led the new syndie dating strips, moving up in its fifth week to its best perf yet, a 1.4 national household rating, according to Nielsen.
Michael Jackson, the new CEO of USA Entertainment, has told TV toppers to end their obsession with ratings and to do more to give audiences a valuable viewing experience.