Revealing figures issued Thursday by the Manager magazines have shed some light on the financial details of the recent Kirch-CLT-Ufa digital TV deal (Daily Variety, July 3).
British Sky Broadcasting has appointed Bruce Steinberg as its director of movies and pay-per-view. This newly created post makes Steinberg responsible for BSkyB's three premium film channels and for…
Broadcasters are growing increasingly optimistic about the prospects of a congressional budget proposal that would not only allow them to borrow billions of dollars worth of TV spectrum for free, but…
The FCC ruled this week that cable's Classic Sports Network "has established a prima facie showing" that Cablevision Systems Corp. violated the Communications Act of 1934 by refusing to carry Classic…
Sinclair Broadcast Group stock Thursday soared $5 to $34.75 on news that the broadcaster will buy Heritage Media Group's TV and radio station group for $630 million in cash.
Showtime launches its new "The Hunger" series of half-hour films involved with the bizarre, eroticism, the macabre, the arty and the obvious with a trio of dramas well-enough produced (first two are…
Trevor Walton is ankling his post today as senior VP of longform programming at Fox Broadcasting Co. to take a job as president of Citadel Entertainment.
Bryant Gumbel got a series name and a staff of correspondents Thursday for his new CBS primetime newsmagazine, which will be called "Public Eye With Bryant Gumbel" when it premieres in the 9 p.m…
Katey Sagal, who played Peg Bundy in one of TV's longest-running sitcoms, "Married ... With Children," has inked an exclusive two-year deal with CBS to develop a new series for the Eye web, sources…
TV Azteca will be going public within a few months, according to a well-placed industry source.