Women's cabler Lifetime will pony up about $58 million for the cable rerun rights to the sitcom "Mad About You" for a four-year license term beginning in March 2002.
The Sci-Fi Channel scores a big coup with "Curse of the Blair Witch," a unique television special made in conjunction with Artisan Entertainment. It's no coincidence that Sci-Fi airs this special the…
A search committee has settled on former MediaOne exec Robert Sachs to become the National Cable Television Assn.'s next president.
The summer heat boiled up some much-needed ratings help for some syndie yakkers as ratings jumped for most shows, according to the latest national syndie ratings report. In fact, with schools letting…
A Delhi high court Wednesday barred two Indian cable operators from running films distributed by the Hollywood majors.
Angry at what it calls the grand schemes of Germany's giant pubcasters, the Assn. of Commercial Radio and Television (VPRT) has called for the partial privatization of the public webs.
Four years after Disney stunned showbizzers with its stealth acquisition of ABC, the Mouse House has taken its boldest leap yet toward true vertical integration with the consolidation of Disney's TV…
Televisa's first major merchandising and licensing campaign is under way for its upcoming kiddie novela "Serafin."
International TV veteran James McNamara has been tapped prexy and CEO of Telemundo, the Spanish-lingo web owned by Sony and Liberty Media.
In a bid to massively streamline its television operations, Disney is readying a plan to merge all of its network TV production arms into the ABC fold.