In an emotional farewell address to UPN affiliates, the netlet's president and CEO Lucie Salhany lobbed some parting shots at the rival WB, and promised to stay "on the sidelines rooting" after she…
The European Parliament gave its final OK Tuesday to the European Union's Television Without Frontiers directive, which will leave unchanged Hollywood's domination of the bloc's TV screens.
Fox Broadcasting Company's senior vice president of longform programming Trevor Watson is negotiating his exit from the network, sources say.
Warner Bros Intl. TV Distribution has clinched an unusual 3-year free TV output deal in Scandinavia with the commercial broadcaster SBS and with its chief rivals, the public broadcasters in the…
Time magazine and CBS News today will unveil a broad multiyear partnership to produce programming related to the coming millennium.
Investors' newfound enthusiasm for cable spilled over into the broader entertainment sector Tuesday in a rally encompassing all four major conglomerates, cablers and even broadcasters.
CBS has renewed "Late Late Show with Tom Snyder" for a fourth season on the Eye web.
Hoping to grab a larger share of the viewing pie as the broadcast networks largely snooze away the summer months, Showtime is launching an ambitious program-branding campaign that carries a pricetag…
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution has renewed "The Dating Game" and "The Newlywed Game" as an hourlong daytime block for the 1997-98 season, and will replace the existing hosts with gameshow veterans…
Matt Farber has been upped to senior VP, program enterprises, at MTV and named G.M. at the Viacom music video spinoff channel M2.
Perhaps predictably, the MGM TV syndicated special "National Enquirer Presents: 25 Years of Scandal" that packaged celebrity misfortune in a countdown format scored phenomenal ratings in nine metered…