The BBC has appeased its news journalists by partially backing down on controversial plans to merge its news operations.
In an unprecedented move, Televisa began airing a series of commercials Oct. 22 in which viewers voice at times biting criticisms of its news coverage and anchors.
HBO NYC Prods. has acquired film rights to the Ernest J. Gaines bestselling novel "A Lesson Before Dying," with Ted Demme and Joel Stillerman's Spanky Pictures and Ellen M. Klass' EMK Prods…
Pubcaster KCET plans to expand its afternoon children's programming lineup by an hour on Nov. 8, adding showings of "Arthur" and "Bill Nye the Science Guy" to make for a 2-1/2-hour kids' block that…
Despite near hourly updates Thursday indicating that an official announcement was imminent, the situation involving former Nick at Nite/TV Land exec Rich Cronin and his future post with the Fox Kids…
Flody Suarez has been upped to VP of primetime series at NBC Entertainment, reporting to Karey Burke, senior VP.
Producers Merrill Karpf and Donna Ebbs have joined King World Prods. to head the company's expanding primetime longform division and develop telefilms and miniseries.
Playboy and the Cisneros Group are joint-venturing to own and operate Playboy TV and AdulTVision channels in Germany and Scandinavia.
The WB is swapping timeslots for its Sunday series "Unhappily Ever After" and its frosh comedy "The Tom Show."
Televisa turned in a strong third quarter, analysts said, with marked improvements in its operating results.
Barry Diller had his first meeting Thursday with Universal TV Group Chairman Greg Meidel and his division heads to discuss the future of the newly created USA Networks, which will encompass nearly…