The U.K.'s first true video-on-demand service will be launched in October, using British Telecom's national phone network.
Rupert Murdoch's underachieving FX cable network will harvest more than 4 million new subscribers on Aug. 17, thanks to a wide-ranging affiliate deal with DirecTV.
Commercial webs recorded better-than-average growth rates in gross advertising revenues compared to other media in the first six months of the year per A.C. Nielsen figures released Tuesday.
NBC's most-anticipated new drama of the season will launch in the most coveted timeslot the web has: Thursday at 10.
NBC has given a firm series commitment to ABC Entertainment Group's Touchstone Television for a midseason comedy from former "Ellen" producers Tim Doyle, Matt Berry and Ric Swartzlander.
Neal Moritz's Original Film has recruited veteran TV agent Mark Rossen to guide the production company's expansion into the small-screen biz.
For Eye web topper Leslie Moonves, the address is still CBS. The CBS Television prexy and CEO has inked a new long-term pact with the network and has been elected to the CBS Corp. board of directors.
Jim Henson's fantasy-adventure series "Farscape" has picked up a second-season commitment for 22 episodes from the Sci-Fi Channel.
July has been a cruel month for some of the major cable webs.
A reporter for Tokyo Broadcasting System was arrested Tuesday for videotaping a woman taking a bath at her home. It's the second sex scandal to rock the broadcaster this month.
JFK Jr. coverage and hungry summer auds gave syndicators a ratings makeover, according to the latest Nielsen report for the week of July 12-18, with weeklies and talkers winging wide in the numbers…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch
- Behind-the-Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)