In his first public statement following the takeover of the territory by China, Secretary for Broadcasting Chau Tak-hay announced that the Hong Kong government will undertake a major study of…
Chinese Television Network (CTN) has launched what it believes to be the first 24-hour Chinese cable channel in North America.
The cable industry is crowing about Nielsen primetime numbers for the second quarter, showing that cable networks as a category not only are continuing to draw viewers away from the broadcast…
Saturday's controversial heavyweight title rematch between Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield was purchased on pay-per-view in 1.9 million American homes, according to an unofficial Showtime Event TV…
Walt Disney Co. stock has drifted down over the past 10 days, losing 7% of its value at a time when the broader market has gone up, reflecting disappointment over the performance of "Hercules" and…
King World Prods. has closed deals in at least five more markets for its upcoming syndie talk-variety strip featuring Roseanne.
Paula Kaplan has been upped from senior director to VP of talent relations at Nickelodeon, a newly created post at the kiddie cabler that will find Kaplan overseeing all talent areas for Nickelodeon…
Just as broadcast lobbyists and kidvid groups appear to be headed toward a final compromise on a new and improved TV content code, creative guilds threatened Wednesday to take that rating system to…
Kevin Nealon of "Saturday Night Live" and Zachery Ty Bryan of "Home Improvement" are starring in a two-hour Walt Disney TV movie "Principal Takes a Holiday" for ABC's new Sunday night franchise "The…
Scandal was the big winner in the syndication ratings derby for the week ending June 22.
Veteran writer-producer Rick Hawkins has joined Paramount Network TV's sitcom "Sister, Sister" as executive producer for its fifth season.