ABC's lighthearted ad campaign celebrating the idea of people vegging out in front of their TV sets has drawn fire from the D.C.-based consumer group TV-Free America.
Fox Sports News has hired veteran network news producer John Terenzio as senior VP and executive producer, overseeing all editions of the live nightly sports news show that's compiled by the Fox…
Fuji Television Network Inc. (Fuji TV) said Monday it has placed orders for mobile terrestrial and high-definition broadcasting centers with Sony Corp. for use during the 1998 Winter Olympics at…
Primestar, which distributes packages of cable networks, movies and sports to satellite dish owners, will add Discovery Channel's Animal Planet next month, along with three pay multiplexes --- HBO…
British Sky Broadcasting could be heading for more turbulence, with reports that its talks with the BBC concerning digital TV have run into difficulties, and that the satcaster is under pressure to…
Canada's principal pool of production money, the Canada Television and Cable Production Fund, has exhausted the entire C$82 million ($59.9 million) budget of its license fee program.
Taking a page from the Paul McCartney album promotion playbook, country phenom Garth Brooks will host a town hall meeting Aug. 4 that will be telecast on VH1.
The Pacific Insurance Co. of China (PICC) has started to issue profit loss insurance for film and TV productions, marking another step by China toward standardizing its entertainment business.
Endemol Entertainment laid the groundwork for its entrance into Latin America with the acquisition of a 45% share in Zeppelin, a Madrid-based TV production company.
The CBS-TV network posted a $7 million loss in the second quarter, providing fresh evidence that ratings stability hasn't helped the Eye web's profit picture.