The British government is setting up a task force to investigate ways to boost international sales of U.K. television programs.
The House is set to vote on a bill today that would require satcasters to carry all local broadcast channels in a market after Jan. 1, 2002.
BBC host Jill Dando has died after being shot outside her west London home. The 37-year-old, who fronted "Crimewatch," "Holiday" and the "Six O'Clock News," was found slumped on her doorstep Monday…
Three days before the start of the May sweep, there's turmoil in the KCBS newsroom amid talk of a shakeup in its front-line 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. news anchor team of Ann Martin and Michael Tuck.
The U.K.'s Independent Television Commission is revoking the license of Med TV, the Kurdish satellite channel suspended last month for supporting acts of terrorism against Turkey.
Viewer interest in the Columbine High School shooting has propelled CBS' "48 Hours" to its first-ever households victory over slot rival "ER" in Nielsen results for April 22.
TV production vets Steven Bochco ("NYPD Blue"), David E. Kelley ("Ally McBeal," "The Practice") and Ed Zwick ("thirtysomething") will be headlining "The Television Author: Shaping Character and…
One of the raps against cable networks is that their best programming consists of reruns of broadcast-network series like "Walker, Texas Ranger," "ER" and "Roseanne."
In a midseason inundated with new, animated series, "Home Movies" manages to set itself apart, offering clever dialogue and sharp social commentary. With its patented Squigglevision, the UPN series…
The ongoing feevee erosion of free-to-air auds has claimed another victim at Kerry Packer's No. 1 Oz Nine Network, with the axe falling on flagship sports programs "Sports Saturday" and "Sports…