The Assn. of Local TV Stations said Nielsen Media Research has raised its prices for ratings information to Fox, UPN and WB affiliates and independent stations by 27.9% over the last five years.
NBC and Fox's Twentieth TV are in talks to dissolve the syndie programming partnership News Corp. inherited last year with its purchase of New World Communications, NBC president and CEO Robert…
European culture chief Marcelino Oreja on Wednesday called on the EU to prepare for a period of massive expansion in pic and TV services over the next 10 years.
Just think of it as HBO putting its breast foot forward. The Time Warner paycabler has moved the premiere of its HBO Original pic "Breast Men" out of a planned October slot and pushed it back to…
Warner Bros. TV has signed an exclusive three-year production and development deal worth an estimated $2 million to $3 million with Paul Manning, supervising producer on NBC's hit drama "ER."
A criminal judge formally indicted the popular host of a gossip show Wednesday on charges of copyright violation, renewing a threat to the survival of one of TV Azteca's top programs just as the…
Paramount Domestic TV has inked deals with CBS-owned stations in New York and Los Angeles for its upcoming talkshow with Howie Mandel.
A batch of fledgling cable networks owned by the Walt Disney Co., Viacom Inc. and the sixth largest U.S. cable operator, Cablevision Systems Corp., could end up pushing their way onto Time Warner…
NBC has extended its summer dominance of the primetime Nielsens in July 21-27 results, achieving its highest rating in five weeks and finishing first or second every night of the week in the…
A&E has launched a nationwide "Biography" ad and branding campaign under the new positioning catch phrase "The People You Thought You Knew," promoting the nightly docu program in national print ads…
French pay television giant Canal Plus has cleared the way for the creation of an Italian digital TV consortium with heavyweight local backing from pubcaster RAI, Telecom Italia, Silvio Berlusconi's…