Roberto Pace, 46, a veteran of Italy's TV industry, has been appointed head of acquisitions of Mediaset, Fininvest's TV company and Italy's largest commercial broadcaster.
NBC's telecast of the 50th annual Emmy Awards beat the overnight ratings of two of the last three Emmycasts but came in behind ABC's 1994 and '96 figures.
The Eye web gave back some Nielsen yardage Sunday as ratings for week two of the net's NFL coverage took a mild hit compared to year-ago numbers.
The deal DirecTV and its sister satellite distributor USSB signed last March with Bell Atlantic has finally borne fruit, giving potential subscribers on the East Coast access to their 200 channels of…
Satcaster Sky Latin America has dished out $20 million to nab exclusive pay TV rights for Colombian league soccer through year-end 2000.
With a new anchor team, new producers and a new set all failing -- at least so far -- to lure viewers back to ABC News' struggling "Good Morning America," the Alphabet web has come up with a new way…
Granada Entertainment USA is developing a telefilm based on the life of folksy singer-actor John Denver, who died in a plane crash last October.
Last week's auction of the rerun rights to "Seinfeld" among cablers might as well have been held at Sotheby's or Christie's.
Spain's digital platforms have begun talks to seek EU approval for a single operator in Spain.
Marco Amenta's "A Girl Against the Mafia," produced by France 3 and Odissea of France, walked away with the Golden Rembrandt at the fourth International Widescreen Festival Le Nombre D'Or Awards…