Thomas Kirch, the son of Germany's media mogul Leo, has joined forces with the Euro station group SBS and Barry Diller's Home Shopping Network (HSN) to acquire Italy's Rete Mia and turn it into a…
Terrestrial TV group British Digital Broadcasting is negotiating with Viacom to include services such as MTV and Nickelodeon in BDB's planned launch of 15 TV channels this fall.
Russia's TV police drama "Streets of Broken Lights" -- better known to local auds as "Cops" -- took top honors at Russia's fifth TEFI awards held Thursday in Moscow.
The following are the Technical Award winners for the Daytime Emmys: SPECIAL CLASS/ANIMATED PROGRAM Steven Spielberg Presents: Pinky and the Brain – Steven Spielberg, executive producer; Tom Ruegger…
Roy Campanella II is directing "Rendezvous," the third telefilm from BET's new production unit, Arabesque Films.
NBC will once again lead the Big Six upfront ad derby, but just how much -- or even whether -- the web will improve upon last year's roughly $2.1 billion take won't be known until later this week.
This year’s annual CBS affil confab, which begins Wednesday in Las Vegas, promises to be a relative love-in — though there could be some tension brewing in the ayem. With the Eye coming off its first…
The Mesopotamians considered it mostly an issue of property rights. Ancient Egyptians regulated it to preserve the regal bloodlines. For the History Channel, it's the subject of a five-hour docu…
Basic cable harvested more viewers this May than during any other May sweeps period -- and 30 of the 36 ad-supported cable networks monitored by Nielsen either chalked up more households or stayed…
Canadian programmers are returning home from the LA Screenings happy, saying that fragmentation and a surplus of product produced a buyers' market.
With the hit syndie drama hour "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys" set to wrap its 5-1/2-year run in November, Studios USA and Renaissance Pictures are prepping for the January bow of two replacement…
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)