Pan-Euro broadcaster RTL has approached Italy's newly elected prime minister Silvio Berlusconi about buying a stake in his TV company Mediaset, according to Italian daily paper Il Messaggero.
Alliance Atlantis has sold its four-hour miniseries "Life With Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows," to Britain's Channel 4.
Enrico Mentana, powerful head of news for Mediaset flagship web Canale5, is staying with Silvio Berlusconi's TV group following the elections that swept Berlusconi into power on May 13.
With a return to dominance by its battle-weary Thursday lineup, NBC has put an exclamation point on its seventh straight May sweeps victory among young adults.
CNN has canceled its highly promoted "Spin Room" and is reshuffling its primetime lineup yet again. The nightly political talkshow aired its last episode on Friday.
CNBC has rewarded Bruno Cohen, the architect of its business day programming, with exec VP stripes.
After walking home empty-handed for 10 years, Regis Philbin broke his losing streak Friday night, nabbing two Daytime Emmy awards. Philbin was named best gameshow host for "Who Wants to Be a…
"Shrek" scratched its unusual name in the animation annals this weekend, as DreamWorks' computer-ani laffer grossed an estimated $42.1 million in the best non-sequel ani opening ever and the studio's…
As well-cast a cable production as one could hope for, Showtime's version of Neil Simon's play "Laughter on the 23rd Floor" proves a sparkling ensemble can make even mediocre material entertaining.
Showtime has greenlit the dramatic telepic "Charms for the Easy Life," starring Gena Rowlands, Mimi Rogers and Susan May Pratt ("Center Stage").