The Canadian government has promised cash-strapped pubcaster Canadian Broadcasting Corp. an extra C$100 million ($66.9 million) over the next two or three years.
Another big score from "Temptation Island" has lifted Fox to a Wednesday victory among young adults, although NBC continues to lead the February sweeps after one week.
Russia's federal prosecutors are stepping up pressure on NTV, the country's leading independent channel, and its parent company, Vladimir Gusinsky's Media-Most.
American Movie Classics is counting on the wiles of Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor's Cleopatra to lure viewers to its bolstered 2001 original programming slate.
The government will appopint a new interim director for Czech TV today after seven weeks of turmoil at the pubcaster.
Disney Channel has ordered an additional 10 episodes of its new series "Lizzie McGuire" from Stan Rogow Prods., bringing the total number of episodes in the skein's first year to 30.
German media regulators have greenlit entertainment conglom Tele Munchen's TM-TV digital feevee channel to be broadcast on cable and satellite in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
"Survivor" may get its moment in the Emmy sun after all: The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences voted Wednesday to create two new primetime categories that will reward the growing reality TV genre.
TV newsies failed Journalism 101 on election night, Rep. W.J. "Billy" Tauzin (R-La.) said Thursday. Tauzin withdrew his charge that the top news orgs acted on an intentional, liberal bias in making…
Pilot season buzzed along Thursday, with CBS taking a chance on "Destiny," Fox greenlighting a project from ex-"Late Night With Conan O'Brien" sidekick Andy Richter -- and UPN buying into the idea of…
Bosses at beleaguered kidvidder EM.TV have settled an internal squabble that looked poised to wreck a rescue deal from German media giant the Kirch Group.