Despite months of economic turmoil in the region, CNN Intl. and TNT & Cartoon Network have made significant gains in distribution over the past year, according to Mike Byrd, managing director of…
NTL Inc. and U.S. West have emerged as rival contenders to take over Telewest, the U.K.'s second-largest cable operator.
Andre P. Carey has moved over from his VP of business affairs post to take the reins as VP of original programming for TNT, where he will be responsible for developing original movies, miniseries and…
NBC Asia has launched its newest channel, NBC Japan, on direct broadcast satellite service DirecTV, marking the network's first entry into the Japanese market.
Nickelodeon has pacted to buy 26 episodes of the Sunbow Entertainment animated series "Brothers Flub" that will premiere on the Viacom kidnet during the 1998-99 season.
A Denver judge ruled Wharf Holdings, the parent company of Wharf Cable, in contempt Friday for failing to turn over assets to cable operator United Intl. Holdings (UIH).
UPN's attempt to prevent Sinclair Broadcast Group stations from defecting to the WB network received what may prove to be a fatal blow on Monday.
Cable's Independent Film Channel (IFC) has inked an agreement with Buena Vista TV to secure a post-premium cable licensing window for 17 Miramax titles from 1995 to '97.
AT&T pulled the plug Monday on its 20-month-old marketing alliance with sat-TV operator DirecTV, confirming long-held perceptions that the deal had not worked out as expected.
Looking to give the Cartoon Network a run for its animated money, Disney/ABC Cable Networks on Monday announced plans to launch a new 24-hour Disney Channel spin-off for basic cable titled Toon…