The near ubiquitous indie actor Steve Buscemi --- he of the darkly comic, blood-spattered roles in such pics as "Reservoir Dogs," "Desperado" and "Fargo" --- has gone in a more commercial direction…
Canuck federal broadcast regulator the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced Friday that it is approving two important changes in ownership in the Montreal TV…
Adding another block to the foundation of its nascent TV division, Polygram TV has tapped Saban Entertainment veteran Mark Lieber to spearhead the company's push into the worldwide kidvid arena.
France has become the latest European territory to open its doors to children's channel Fox Kids Network, following in the footsteps of the United Kingdom and the Netherlands.
Japanese singer Seiko Matsuda is not in the cast of “Free Money.” Friday’s story was incorrect. * * * Turner Network Television, which made five Bible miniseries last year, is not making any this…
German station RTL2 announced Monday that Josef Andorfer, 40, will replace Rudolf-Markus Reischl as managing director Aug. 1. Andorfer currently is programming manage
Reed Manville has been tapped senior vice president, international channels, at Paramount Television Group and will oversee the studio's expanding foreign pay TV channel investments.
ESPN's Keith Olbermann is joining cable network MSNBC as an anchor (Daily Variety, June 23) and also will contribute to news and sports programs on sister network NBC.
Chinese Singaporeans who subscribe to pay TV have a new choice in programming: product from Hong Kong and Taiwan in the original language of Cantonese or Hokkien.
The Walt Disney Co. and ABC denied Thursday they had anything against Arabs or Catholicism, after complaints from representatives of those groups.