Fox Sports execs are huddling with local cable operators this week in an effort to settle a contract dispute that has Fox threatening to black out Los Angeles Dodgers telecasts on its Fox Sports West…
Telemundo turnover on tap? There’s talk of a management shakeup brewing at Telemundo, the Sony-run Spanish-lingo web. Despite a major overhaul this past season, the long-ailing Telemundo has yet to…
New Line's "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me" has found a second TV home: The Fox Network has confirmed reports it will share the broadcast window with TBS.
Stuart Varney and Willow Bay will replace Lou Dobbs as co-anchors of CNN's "Moneyline News Hour."
Greg Dyke may owe his new job as director general of the BBC to a tactical blunder by Britain's Conservative Party.
Buena Vista Television has tapped actor/rapper Chris Reid, best known as "Kid" of the platinum-selling rap duo KID-n-PLAY, as host of the musical talent show "Your Big Break," set to premiere in the…
USA Network took back first place from TNT in the second-quarter primetime cable ratings race, compared with the same period in 1998.
The bidding by the broadcast networks has begun for Columbia Pictures' Adam Sandler hit "Big Daddy," but the winning bidder may have to swallow some other pictures it doesn't want.
UNITED KINGDOM Caryn Mandabach, president of the Carsey-Werner Co., will deliver the 1999 Worldview address at the Edinburgh Intl. TV Festival, Aug. 27-30. Worldview is one of the event’s…
Pre-election political pressures moved back into the forefront of Russia's TV scene last week after territory's pubcaster RTR pulled one of its most influential political programs, "Sovershenno…
Avoiding what could have been a sudden death match, Gallic paybox Canal Plus and the Television Par Satellite digital consortium reached a compromise over the weekend on rights to air national soccer…