It's official: The off-network syndie biz is back to being a buyer's market. Warner Bros. confirmed Monday that it has sold the off-network rights to the NBC comedy "Suddenly Susan" to Tribune…
CBS on Monday reached an agreement with MGM to bring back last season's midseason series "Magnificent Seven" as a backup again next season.
AMC showed the unedited R-rated versions of "Apocalypse Now" and "The Boys in Company C" on Saturday night and some cable operators are hopping mad.
NBC has reached an agreement with the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees and Technicians for coverage of the summer Olympic Games in Sydney in 2000, the 2002 winter games in Salt Lake City and the…
Fox's spring affiliates meeting adjourned Friday with no deal in place for the affiliates to help shoulder the cost of the web's new $4.4 billion NFL package. The network and its affils tried to put…
Russian broadcasters face major upheaval after announcements from Vice Prime Minister Boris Nemtsov that rules affecting transmission charges and licensing procedures would be revised before the end…
Hughes-backed satcaster Galaxy Latin America is adding dozens of channels to its DirecTV service, thanks to expanded satellite capacity.
BSkyB will carry BBC channels on the satcaster's new Sky Digital platform. The pubcaster is the first British terrestrial to firm such a deal.
In a big coup for BSkyB, vet TV film critic and interviewer Barry Norman is leaving the BBC after 26 years to present a new show on the News Corp.-controlled satcaster.
Independent production house Broadcast News Networks has tapped former Unitel exec Michael Granowsky as its new veepee and general manager.
Charles Grodin, whose talkshow was canceled by CNBC Thursday, said he wants to do another one, with King World having first refusal over any syndicated TV program.