Star TV music network Channel V has launched its 24-hour service in Thailand.
Paxson Communications, which plans to launch a seventh broadcast network next year made up mostly of reruns of family-oriented TV series, has bought the rights to "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman" from…
Showtime programming chief Jerry Offsay, producer Tom Werner of the Carsey-Werner Co. and NBC TV Stations prexy Scott Sassa are among the executives skedded to participate in the "First Annual…
German weblet RTL2 has acquired a package of films and series worth 200 million marks ($115 million) from RTL, Germany's No. 1 commercial network.
If the October book is any indication, "Jerry Springer" is going to have a November sweep to remember.
Boosted by a clutch of recent successes, EU competition chief Karel Van Miert on Wednesday warned German giants Kirch, Bertelsmann and Deutsche Telecom they could face massive fines if they implement…
Ted Turner romped into the U.K. Tuesday with both guns blazing and Jane Fonda in attendance, his first visit in years.
Some 40 months after the 18-inch satellite-dish system was introduced by DirecTV in June 1994, the programming service has cracked the 3 million subscriber figure.
Universal is developing a sitcom for CBS that stars actor Joe Pantoliano ("EZ Streets") and is executive produced by Mark Driscoll ("Ellen"), writer-director Ron Shelton ("Bull Durham") and feature…
TV Azteca announced Wednesday that it is unexpectedly pulling its popular news program "Ciudad Desnuda" (Naked City) off the air as of Nov. 14.
Young Broadcasting Inc. on Wednesday reported record revenues, operating income and broadcast cash flow for the third quarter, with net revenues rising 64% year-to-year to $57.9 million and operating…