The Venezuelan-based Cisneros Television Group (CGT) completed its acquisition Wednesday of 90% of Imagen Satelital, Argentina's largest pay-box programmer and distributor, for a total of $112…
NBC execs Harold Brook and Jerry Petry have both been promoted and will split the duties formerly handled by departing NBC Enterprises prexy John Agoglia.
Marking a first for a Spanish-language web, Univision Network News has won a 1997 Edward R. Murrow Award in the network newscast category for its coverage of the Olympic bombing in Atlanta, the…
Brannon Braga has signed a three-year overall deal worth an estimated $5 million to develop TV series and longform projects for Paramount Network TV.
The Board of Governors of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has given the go-ahead for early handouts of three Primetime Engineering Emmy Awards and a pair of Engineering Emmy Plaques as part…
The Karlovy Vary Festival (July 4-12) will be extending its live coverage far beyond its Czech borders.
Nelvana, best known for producing animated TV series, is stepping up feature film production with a goal of making one movie a year, says chairman Michael Hirsh.
Johnnie Cochran will conduct an hour-long interview with his friend Bill Cosby on the former's series "Cochran & Company" tonight at 6 (repeating at 9 p.m.) on cable's Court TV.
TV Azteca issued a statement Wednesday denying rumors of a rift between the founding partners and a possible breakup of its operations.
Fox’s “Volcano” posted Mexico’s second largest debut ever, with $1.3 million from 268 prints last weekend. Figure was wrong in Tuesday’s story. * * * Gus Lucas is president of programming at the…
Bernd Kundrun, managing director of Hamburg pay TV web Premiere, will take over as the head of newspaper publishing at Bertelsmann's press unit Gruner+Jahr starting Aug. 1.