The cable industry is crowing about Nielsen primetime numbers for the second quarter, showing that cable networks as a category not only are continuing to draw viewers away from the broadcast…
French pay television giant Canal Plus revealed details of its deal to sell a 37.5% interest in German pay TV channel Premiere to the Kirch Group, while also acquiring Kirch's 45% share in Italian…
ABC News has agreed to produce 40 hours of original profiles for A&E's flagship series "Biography" over the next two years.
Channel 4's highly regarded senior commissioning editor for comedy and entertainment, Seamus Cassidy, has left the terrestrial TV net just days after the arrival July 1 of its new chief exec, Michael…
Showtime has announced it will premiere its new sci-fi adventure series "Stargate SG-1," starring Richard Dean Anderson, on July 27 in the 8 p.m. slot, kicking off with a two-hour premiere followed…
In his first public statement following the takeover of the territory by China, Secretary for Broadcasting Chau Tak-hay announced that the Hong Kong government will undertake a major study of…
TNT has set a 10:30 p.m. Aug. 7 launch date for "Rough Cut," a weekly half-hour magazine series devoted to insider news and discussion about the film industry.
Former "Seinfeld" scribe Carol Leifer has prevailed in a lawsuit that accused her of lifting an idea from a short film for the subplot of an episode of the hit NBC sitcom.