Thai cabler United Broadcasting is about to discover which regulation violations will do them the least harm when they broadcast the Academy Awards on March 26.
KCAL Los Angeles has acquired New Line's upcoming relationship strip "First Date" and is expected to slide the series into its 4 p.m. slot as the station preps its fall lineup.
Encouraged by the healthy ratings for "If These Walls Could Talk 2," HBO is ramping up for a third installment of the femme-oriented series of original movies.
This year's Academy Awards presentation will be broadcast live to Japanese auds by Japan Satellite Broadcasting (Wowow) for the first time in nine years, under an exclusive two-year contract with…
NBC Studios is stepping up sales activity outside the Peacock fold, landing comedy pilot presentation commitments from Fox Broadcasting and UPN.
If you needed another sign of the approaching apocalypse, NBC will be unveiling its animated series chronicling the ongoing battle between the Lord Almighty and Beelzebub, and it's a warm and fuzzy…
Pan Euro music broadcaster MTV Networks Europe and UPCtv, the programming arm of private broadband outfit United Pan Europe Communications, have inked a deal to produce and distribute two new…
Thomas Haffa, head of EM.TV & Merchandising and new owner of the Jim Henson Co., has big plans for Kermit and the gang.
In a move that has left BBC Worldwide executives seething, Denver-based UnitedGlobalCom's Australian feevee operator Austar is yanking BBC World off its popular platform on March 31.
Spain's pubcaster RTVE has extended its programming deal with Warner Bros. Intl. TV by inking a three-year agreement that includes broadcast rights to a number of top movies, series and animation…
Discovery Networks Intl. will invest $100 million to launch its Discovery Health and Discovery Travel & Adventure channels in global markets during the third quarter.