Cable TV operators in Japan will be allowed to use fiber optic networks owned by telecommunications companies starting this month, the Posts and Telecommunications Ministry said on Monday.
Dick Morris, a former adviser to President Clinton, has landed a pundit post at Fox News Channel.
Syndie newsmag maven Sheila Sitomer has ankled as executive producer of King World Prods.' "Inside Edition" to join its chief rival, Warner Bros.' "Extra."
Better-than-predicted revenues are causing Slovenia's Pop TV to revise its 1998 plans. First-quarter revenues at the CME-partnered station were up around 50% over last year, double the projected 25%…
European satellite operator Eutelsat and Italy's space agency Telespazio have announced that a digital transponder called the Hot Bird Channel will be offered free-of-charge to all those who want to…
Atlantis Communications has added two children's series, a TV movie and a drama pilot with a combined budget of more than C$20 million ($14 million) to its 1998 production slate.
Japanese network Tokyo Broadcasting System Inc. (TBS) said it will set up a satellite broadcasting operation that will take to the air in 2000 with Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., trading house…
CBS' coverage of the final round of the Masters has earned that golf tournament's second-best Sunday overnight ratings since 1990.
Burt Bacharach gets the obvious out of the way in the first sentence of this concert tribute: "I find it amazing that this is going down and I'm still alive." The surprising career resuscitation the…
The Justice Dept. has decided not to challenge Sinclair's plans to take over WSYX-TV, ABC's affiliate in Columbus, Ohio. The Justice Dept.'s decision clears Sinclair to close a $228 million deal to…
NBC has pulled the Dick Wolf drama "Players" off its schedule, with no return date scheduled. The USA Networks Studios' drama, starring rapper Ice-T, averaged a 5.4 rating and 10 share in homes this…