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).
The syndie sales express continues for Roseanne and Fran Drescher.
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.
"Due South" is rising again --- in firstrun syndication. New episodes of the comedy/actioner that aired on CBS in 1994 and 1995 have been cleared by Polygram Television for a fall start on 108…
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…
The fate of Russia's only national broadcaster still controlled from outside the capital city seems uncertain after Channel 5 chief Oleg Rudnyev tendered his resignation Monday.
Undaunted by a cease-fire agreement reached last week between some of their congressional colleagues and the TV industry, a group of U.S. senators used a subcommittee hearing Wednesday to push for…
TV producer Philip DeGuere has won a round in his long-running battle with Universal TV, thanks to a state appeals court ruling that revives his lawsuit over his cut of the profits from the 1980s…
NBC's effort to go its own way on TV program ratings could run into a roadblock at the Federal Communications Commission, agency chairman Reed Hundt said Wednesday.