In a first of sorts, Italy's Mediaset, STV Prods. in Denmark and Pearson TV will begin simultaneous production in September on Italian and Danish pilot versions of "Make Up or Break Up," the latest…
BSkyB is in advanced talks to take control of interactive TV company Open in a deal that will value the business at more than £1.5 billion ($2.25 billion).
Sahara TV has established an Academy of Film and Television Arts in Mumbai. Approximately $45 million has been set aside for the project. Academy chairman Subrata Roy says the institution plans to…
Despite competition from production company VID, broadcaster Center TV has beem granted a five-year extension of its license for Russia's Channel 3.
Langley Prods., producer of the Fox TV series "Cops," has sued Fox Entertainment Group and its subsidiary Fox Television Stations, claiming that they are offering syndication rights to Fox affiliates…
Food Network will add six original series to its lineup this fall.
Discovery Networks Latam/Iberia has announced carriage deals for its two new channels, Discovery Health and Discovery Travel & Adventure, repping distribution of 2.3 million paid subscribers at the…
BBC America will premiere "Mirrorball," featuring the comedy team from "Absolutely Fabulous," beginning in 2001. Comedy Central, which aired "Fabulous" in the U.S. will carry the series.
Cablevision launched its broadband service Monday, offering subscribers the Internet via their televisions and remote controls -- the first such online access in Latin America.
"Big Brother" has gotten off to a solid start for CBS, providing hefty demo gains in some of the net's weakest time periods. "Big Brother" was the most-watched program in its time period on both…
"Freaks and Geeks," the critically acclaimed series that just ended its run on NBC, will find new life on Fox Family Channel. The cabler has acquired multi-year off-network rights to the series from…