Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped Claudio di Persia as general manager of TeleUno, the Latino cabler it acquired from Spelling in April.
While the fate of several major fall releases hangs in the balance, popular TV shows already are suffering because of the ongoing strike of Italy's dubbing actors.
Nickelodeon has signed a deal with Metromedia Intl. Group to create a 24-hour Russian-language version of the network for the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and the Baltic Republics.
In a milestone for the subscription TV biz, 4-year-old satcaster DirecTV is expected to announce today that it has hit the 4 million subscriber mark.
NBC's Sunday telecast of the 50th annual Emmy Awards has presented the Peacock with a Sept. 6-13 primetime Nielsens win, delivering enough Nielsen stature to beat out Mark McGwire-boosted Fox and…
After a nine-year reign as president and CEO of E! Entertainment Television, Lee Masters has abruptly decided to resign and take the $20 million payment due at the end of his five-year contract.
Fox News Channel hit a ratings milestone Saturday, earning its best total-day Nielsen marks since bowing in October 1996.
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.
Fox's powerful sophomore season premiere of "Ally McBeal" beat ABC's "Monday Night Football" in the 9-10 p.m. timeslot among adults 18-49 for the first time ever.
I am Roseanne, hear me roar: The opening day Nielsen numbers for "The Roseanne Show" weren't as big as some were expecting, but the early indications of viewer interest were positive for the King…