Nearly 150 small cable TV operators are blanketing D.C. this week in hopes of obtaining relief from a morass of new Federal Communications Commission regulations stemming from passage of the 1992…
Writer/director David Cronenberg has inked a deal with Paragon Entertainment to develop a six-part TV series, "Crimes Against Nature," for Canadian pubcaster CBC.
In preparation for the proposed merger between rivals QVC and Home Shopping Network, QVC chairman Barry Diller is planning to bring aboard two key executives to help build his burgeoning…
NBC and Kellogg USA have detailed their network/advertiser marketing campaign, which the parties announced in May, sans specifics, to be the largest of its kind ever.
HBO chairman-CEO Michael Fuchs isn't sure what direction the predicted 500-channel universe will take, but he see its advent as less of a threat to the pay service than the explosion of VCR ownership…
A group of investors led by a 37-year-old Mexico City accountant will pay almost $ 650 million for two state-owned television networks and other properties, the government announced.
Whether it's filming the suicide leap of a teen or live drug shootouts, the TV news show "Aqui, Agora" (Here and Now) is the hottest thing on Brazilian television.
CBS News officials reiterated that they're not worried about a ratings decline accompanying the addition of Connie Chung to "The CBS Evening News," calling the broadcast "a work in progress" and…
As HBO Pictures readies "And the Band Played On" for a tony East Hampton premiere Aug. 14 and a cable rollout Sept. 11, the Time Warner division is still putting out behind-the-scenes fires on the…
Moody's Investors Service put five cable companies on notice Friday that their bonds may be downgraded. As much as $ 2 billion in debt could be affected by the move.
This two-part HBO drama depicts the life of a black American working-class family in St. Paul, Minn., over a long and busy weekend. Interestingly scripted by playwrightMichael Henry Brown and…