For the first time in seven years -- and after innumerable delays -- the Brazilian government has started granting new licenses for pay TV operations.
A Miami federal judge has signed off on an agreement between broadcasters and satcasters to keep network signals beaming in to more than a million homes that were slated to be cut off today.
DreamWorks Television has optioned Stephen E. Ambrose's World War II history "A Band of Brothers," which Tom Hanks, Steven Spielberg and Mark Johnson will likely produce as an event miniseries.
Billy Crystal and Robin Williams will be reunited with Comic Relief partner Whoopi Goldberg for a November sweeps stunt on the latter's King World frosh strip "Hollywood Squares."
Three series have premiered strongly in TV syndication: Rysher Entertainment's five-a-week court show "Judge Mills Lane," the weekly MGM action hour "Stargate SG-1" and reruns of Warner Bros…
ABC is close to making a 13-episode commitment to Miramax's first primetime TV series, a new drama called "Wasteland" from "Dawson's Creek" creator and "Scream" screenwriter Kevin Williamson.
The new UPN Monday lineup, featuring the controversial Lincoln sitcom "The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer," has sustained a serious blow with its premiere performances, settling for Nielsens that…
Richard Aurelio, the longtime head of Time Warner's influential New York City cable systems, will retire at the end of this year from his current post as president of Time Warner's New York 1 News.
HBO has signed Whoopi Goldberg, Diane Keaton and Linda Ellerbee to produce a 12-hour miniseries.
Director-writer James Cameron will host a 60-minute documentary for the Sci-Fi Channel about all of the hoo-ha that followed in the wake of the Halloween Eve 1938 radio broadcast of Orson Welles'…
Radio and TV companies, the high-fliers among media stocks for most of the past couple of years, are suddenly the lepers of Wall Street, at least within the showbiz sector.
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