Polygram Television has inked a deal with Elephant Walk Entertainment and veteran Grammy Awards producer Ken Ehrlich to handle the production of its upcoming syndie series "Motown Live."
British Sky Broadcasting has set Oct. 1 as the full launch date for its digital platform, making the satcaster first out of the gate in the U.K.'s nascent digital TV market.
Canadian broadcast regulators have given the green light to the French-language specialty TV service Canal D to carry advertising for the first time.
British Sky Broadcasting will launch a 24-hour sports news channel Aug. 10 on its new Sky Digital Satellite platform.
TNT has signed Gary Cole, the father in "The Brady Bunch Movie" and "A Very Brady Sequel," to head the cast of "Crusade," the weekly sci-fi adventure series that takes up where "Babylon 5" left off.
Alphabet web daytime topper Pat Fili-Krushel will be upped to president of the ABC Television Network, most likely within the next few days, insiders at the network said Thursday.
Writer-producers Tim Doyle, Ric Swartzlander and Matt Berry have formed their own production company called Reliable TV Service and have inked a three-year overall deal with Touchstone TV worth about…
Robert E. Smith, better known as "Buffalo Bob" Smith, the cowboy-suited host of "The Howdy Doody Show" who delighted the baby-boom generation in the early years of TV, died Thursday of lung cancer at…
Warner Bros. TV has inked a two-year overall deal with "The Drew Carey Show" co-executive producers Diane Burroughs and Joey Gutierrez worth between $3 million and $4 million.
ABC and CBS both hit ratings milestones in daytime last week, but only one web is smiling about its accomplishment.
ChumCity Intl. is bringing its Toronto Citytv concept to Colombia, in what reps the company's first shot at recreating from scratch its local programming format in a foreign arena.