France's perennially ailing state-owned television production giant Societe Francaise de Production (SFP) has been given yet another publicly funded lease on life following an unsuccessful attempt to…
Newly appointed FCC commissioner Gloria Tristani signaled her concern about the recent wave of media consolidation, especially its impact on diversity among the ranks of broadcast owners.
Turner Broadcasting Systems has reached agreement with Jones Intercable for continued carriage of TBS Superstation to the operator's approximately 1.5 million subscribers pending the network's…
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution is developing a syndie reality strip with the working title "AXN," sources say.
CBS has generated more sensational ratings with the second hourlong "Kids Say the Darndest Things," suggesting the Eye can significantly bolster its Friday fortunes later this season with its planned…
MOVIE “Miss Evers’ Boys” — Robert Benedetti, executive producer; Laurence Fishburne, executive producer; Derek Kavanaugh, producer; Kip Konwiser, producer; Kern Konwiser, co-producer; Peter Stelzer…
Nine Cablevision System execs will be lining up next week to be deposed by lawyers for Classics Sports Network in a legal dispute that refuses to fizzle out despite ownership changes at both…
French pay TV giant Canal Plus and Mark McCormack's IMG have agreed to pay $160 million over three years for international TV rights to English soccer.
The first Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Award has been given to Russia's Tanya Fridrich for her script "Smile of the King."
Disney may be on the verge of canceling a deal with Germany's top commercial web RTL.
The Peacock network has created another 24-hour business news service, CNBC Intercast, to be broadcast directly to desktop computers, CNBC will announce today.