While organizers of the 17th annual Mipcom trade show said two weeks ago that only 350 delegates had officially dropped out of the market, anecdotal evidence over the weekend suggests that the number…
NBC has picked up a premium script from Maya Forbes ("The Larry Sanders Show") about two mismatched partners.
Mipcom Junior brought some childish fun to the Croisette over the weekend, but the bombing of Afghanistan lent a surreal quality to the close of a mart from which a sizable number of top TV players…
Playboy TV Intl. has partnered with Athens-based Attica Publications to enter the Greek market with a combo Playboy TV/Spice Platinum channel to bow on the Alpha Digital satellite platform. Alpha…
Lions Gate Intl. TV has inked a long-term output deal with Germany's Tele Munchen. Tele Munchen will distribute all Lions Gate TV programming throughout the German-speaking market in Europe.
Financially troubled kidvidder EM.TV continues to streamline and restructure itself with the sale of Munich-based post-production outfit Networx.
Studios USA Domestic Television makes eight. The domestic TV distributor said Thursday that it, like several other syndicators, will opt to forgo its usual exhibit-floor booth at the upcoming NATPE…
Chuck Dolan's Cablevision Systems ignited a blaze of speculation about its future Friday when it revised downward all of its previous 2001 cash-flow projections and acknowledged that the faltering…
Media orgs lobbied the Federal Aviation Administration on Friday in an effort to get news helicopters back in the air.
In the wake of U.S. military attacks on Afghanistan, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has officially canceled tonight's Emmy Awards.
Spanish telco Telefonica has put some significant TV assets on the sales block in a belt-tightening drive. These include its 23% in satellite system Hispasat, 50% in Argentine network Azul TV and its…