FCC chairman Reed Hundt is meeting resistance from the major webs in his efforts to get them to complete a forced march to digital TV in the nation's top 10 markets.
China Aerospace Intl. Holdings Ltd. today announced plans to spend HK$535 million ($69 million) to develop cable and satellite broadcasting networks in China.
Andre Rousselet, founding chairman of France's hugely successful pay TV company Canal Plus, has resigned from the board. He quit his job as chairman in 1995.
Television Broadcasts Ltd. (TVB), which operates two terrestrial stations, on Tuesday announced the resignation of Gregory Dyke from its board of directors.
The Discovery Channel will be encrypted in some Asian territories beginning March 31, while remaining a free service in India.
Italy's sole pay TV group Telepiu announced it is working with pubcaster RAI on a project regarding the launch of digital pay TV thematic channels in Italy.
Former Los Angeles Lakers superstar Earvin (Magic) Johnson has agreed to develop, produce and host a new syndicated latenight talk-variety strip for Twentieth TV, which may be on the air by next year.
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Everyone gathered at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel Feb. 25 to say "I love you" to Goldie Hawn, who became the first actress honored by the American Museum of the Moving Image at its annual gala salute.