Danish culture minister Elsebeth Gerner-Nielsen's threatened bid to do away with advertising aimed at children could mean a loss of big bucks for commercial stations, media analysts warn…
After months of talks, struggling Australian feevee carrier Cable & Wireless Optus has further reduced its hefty programming expenses by convincing the Disney Channel to cut its fees by a reported…
Writer-director Alexander Payne, who most recently helmed the critically lauded comedy "Election," is in talks with Fox Searchlight to helm the biopic "Esquivel."
Pro wrestling on USA, TNT and TBS may be getting a new rival. The weekly hourlong "Toughman World Championship Series" on Rupert Murdoch's FX cable network chalked up a gaudy 1.5 rating in cable…
-- The BBC will move all of its merchandising and licensing inhouse in the U.S. and Canada, hiring Nancy Gendimenico to serve as point person.
USA will run the TV premiere of Howard Stern's pic "Private Parts" with minimal interference from the network's censors.
CBS may not yet have a co-anchor to join Bryant Gumbel on the Eye's new "Early Show," but other components of the soon-to-launch broadcast are starting to fall into place.
Danette Herman will return as coordinating producer of the 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards kudocast.
Ricky Martin will move his hips for the Eye later this year in his first entertainment special for a broadcast net.
An incensed Fox News has accused Paramount Television's "Entertainment Tonight" of stealing exclusive footage of John F. Kennedy Jr. vacationing in Hyannisport, Mass., and running it without…