HBO executive David Bartis is close to inking a deal with NBC Studios to replace Tom Nunan as the head of primetime series for the network's inhouse production arm.
A partnership of Sony Pictures, Tele-Communications Inc. and the Apollo Group is the front-runner in the bidding for Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group, sources said Tuesday.
The HBO Pictures premiere of the biopic "Don King: Only in America" on Saturday pulled down a 9.9 rating and 15 share to easily dominate the four broadcast webs in HBO homes, according to Nielsen…
Fox's general entertainment cablenet FX announced Tuesday that it has signed an affiliation agreement with Cablevision Systems Corp. --- the nation's sixth-ranked MSO --- to distribute FX to an…
In order to boost its chances in a tight November sweeps race, NBC has yanked its Thursday 8:30 p.m. sitcom "Union Square" off the air this week and will run a "Friends" repeat episode instead.
ABC's premiere of "The Wonderful World of Disney" with "Toy Story" improved the 7-9 p.m. Sunday timeslot at the Alphabet web, but fell below expectations, while NBC's Sunday sitcom premieres…
Not content simply to challenge MTV Europe's U.K. channel, rival music service the Box is planning to launch a new service called Magic in the spring, a channel to compete with MTV sister service VH1.
CBS Sports is nearly sold out of ad time on the Winter Olympics, which virtually will guarantee the web a February sweeps victory at a crucial moment in its bid for a primetime rebuild.
The British Broadcasting Corp. will start airing a round-the-clock news channel on the country's cable networks next month after gaining government permission. The permission was given despite…