Fox distribution prexy Lana Corbi has been named chief operating officer of the Odyssey cable network, where she joins former Fox Kids chief Margaret Loesch.
PBS is catching heat from the Christian Right over a documentary that focuses on the ways elementary schools are trying to prevent anti-gay prejudice.
King World Prods. has inked its first kidvid deal, a co-production with the Discovery Channel for an animated series dubbed "Doodlezoo." The show will blend animation and live-action wildlife footage.
Pro basketball has defied the experts by fast-breaking to solid increases over last season's ratings on NBC, and Turner's TNT and TBS.
Brazil's Globo has launched an international TV news service.
Jamie Luner ("Melrose Place"), Flex Alexander ("Homeboys in Outer Space") and Joe Flanigan ("Sisters") have been cast in the WB pilot "The Force."
The History Channel has found a way to latch onto the Academy Awards hoopla by creating an annual awards program to honor the movie that has contributed the most to the public's understanding and…
CBS' two-parter "Seasons of Love" is off to an uninspired start, winning its Sunday slot in homes, but with an older skew that kept it fourth for its 9-11 p.m. time period among adults 18-49.
The reinvention of Monica Lewinsky hit British TV last Thursday, when Channel 4's one-hour interview drew an average of 3 million viewers, a 15% share -- less than spectacular, given that C4 averages…
BBC World has commissioned Indian production companies to produce programming for its channel in India. India is the biggest market for BBC World outside Europe, and the net is making strong efforts…
The new action series "Sons of Thunder" has rolled onto the CBS Saturday schedule with a flash of promise, topping all "Walker, Texas Ranger" adults 18-49 results in that 10-11 p.m. slot since Jan. 9.