Satcaster Galaxy Latin America (GLA) has agreed to carry four channels from Spanish media group RTVE, several of them to be offered in the region for the first time.
Sharon Lee Kaiser, a former Mickey Mouse Club Mouseketeer, died Jan. 6 of cancer at Long Beach Memorial Hospital. She was 56.
The newly constituted CNBC Asia business channel has brought back live programming from CNBC in the U.S. after promising virtually all Asian coverage when it launched earlier this month.
CBS News has tapped Andrew Cohen senior producer of "This Morning."
New Line Television has tapped former ABC exec Tom Campbell as senior VP of development and production in an effort to broaden the company's development slate and boost its profile in Hollywood.
Retired TV writer Sam Perrin, who served as Jack Benny’s writer for more than 40 years, died Jan. 8 at the Motion Picture & Television Hospital in Woodland Hills following an extended illness. He was…
Hallmark Entertainment has signed its first deal with A&E to produce a four-hour biographical miniseries on the life of P.T. Barnum and a two-hour adaptation of Edgar Allen Poe's "Murders in the Rue…
Bob Russell, co-creator of the popular gameshow "Name That Tune" and one of the creators of the Miss America TV extravaganza, died Jan. 24 at a hospital near his home in Sarasota, Fla. He was 90.
In the coming era of digital multichannel broadcasting, the major broadcast webs should be required to set aside a portion of their primetime skeds for independently produced programming, indie TV…
Grandpa Jones, whose banjo playing, brightly colored suspenders and mischievous grin made him a country music favorite and a "Hee Haw" regular for more than two decades, died Feb. 19 in Nashville of…
If the CableAce Awards go out of business -- a possibility currently under serious discussion -- it will not be due to any unilateral pullout by HBO or any of cable's other major players, according…