FROM MIP TVVowing to double its revenues from foreign program sales to $45 million over the next three years, newly reinvigorated Channel Four Intl. sailed into Mip with a series of agreements inked…
ESPN, accused of soaking cable operators for large license fees, has decided to give back some ad time.
FROM MIP TVIt's happy days for the Munich-based Kirch Group. Recent weeks have seen new partners come on board and full control of the German pay TV market achieved, so the annual Kirch Mip TV do…
PBS' "The Electric Company" will return to national TV for the first time in 20 years when cabler TV Land runs the kids series on April 26 in primetime. The one-night stunt is designed to promote TV…
The U.K. and the U.S. once again lead the nominations race for the annual Banff Rockie Awards, with 22 and 18 noms, respectively.
Using the latest camera and exploration technology, Oz producer-distrib Beyond Prods. is teaming with Quest Australia Prods. and wildlife docu cabler Animal Planet U.S. to produce "The Quest," a five…
CBS has nipped NBC in households for the April 5-11 primetime Nielsens week, as the Peacock endured punchless "Dateline" numbers and an uninspired start for its reconfigured Thursday lineup.
Former "Monday Night Football" commentator Dan Dierdorf will return to CBS Sports this fall as a game analyst on the Eye's Sunday NFL coverage, the network is expected to announce today.
Alec Baldwin has signed as executive producer and star of a four-hour miniseries for TNT called "Nuremberg: Infamy on Trial," a docu-drama about the tribunal held in the aftermath of World War II to…
When is an under-used protagonist not harmful to a mystery? When the show is "A Certain Justice" and the suspects prove even more engaging than the very compelling investigating officer. In a way…
FROM MIP TVFrench private network TF1 closed its first major deal of the Mip television market Tuesday by acquiring the $20 million mini-series "Joan of Arc" from Endemol Entertainment of Holland.