New film accounting rules pushed Sony Corp. deeply into the red last quarter as the company took a whopping charge of $968 million in film and TV.
U.K. satcaster BSkyB will become a digital-only service in June, 18 months earlier than planned, owing to unexpectedly high subscription growth on its Sky Digital platform. The company revealed in…
The still-in-development U.S. version of the National Geographic Channel has set up a division for programming and production, elevating Andrew Wilk to run it as exec VP. In addition to drawing on a…
Playboy TV Intl. has inked a distrib deal with Venevision Intl., which will be the exclusive sales rep of Playboy-branded programming to open TV broadcasters in Latin America, Spain and Portugal.
At a 90-minute board meeting Wednesday in Madrid, Juan Villalonga proffered his resignation as prexy of giant telco Telefonica, while Cesar Alierta was duly voted the new prexy. The board issued an…
Fox has sued to stop Viacom from selling its stake in the Home Team Sports regional cable network to the giant cable operator Comcast Corp. Viacom owns two-thirds of Home Team Sports, and Fox owns…
Based on a true story, and following a two-hour telefilm that aired in March, USA's newest series "The Huntress" hasn't quite figured out its identity. With a mother-daughter bounty-hunting team at…
Canadian Broadcasting Corp. said Tuesday that it is trimming 235 more jobs from its English-language TV service, on top of the 175 announced earlier this year. The most recent round of…
A&E Network has upped Michael Mohamad to senior VP of marketing.
TV Azteca, Mexico's No. 2 web, saw net sales rise 22% during the second quarter compared with the same period in 1999 as revenue totaled nearly 1.4 billion pesos ($143 million). But net profits…
Online and on-air network ZDTV will team with Time Warner Cable to distribute ZDTV's programming to Time Warner's 12.6 million subscribers.
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