Canuck kids TV producer/distrib Cinar Corp. has inked a deal with China Central Television (CCTV), China's largest broadcaster, to co-produce a $14 million animated show based on a series of classic…
CBS affiliate relations execs are leaving New Orleans happy after securing several major timeslot upgrades for the Eye web's new Craig Kilborn-hosted "Late Late Show."
Fledgling Fox newsmag "Fox Files" is coming under fire for a segment about so-called gay "gangbangers." The Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) has issued a harshly-worded statement…
NEW YORK -- Fox News Channel has signed a three-year deal with talkshow host and political commentator Rob Nelson, who will produce and host a new latenight talkshow for the cable news outlet.
FROM NATPECox Broadcasting exec VP Andy Fisher says predictions about the demise of network TV are premature. On a panel titled "A Big Picture of the Small Screen," Fisher said the four established…
The Golden Globes have sent NBC into orbit, rocketing the Peacock to first place in Jan. 18-24 primetime Nielsens with the net's highest weeklong rating and widest margin of victory in households…
FROM NATPEPearson TV, the international syndicator behind "Baywatch," has cooked up a plan to open "Baywatch"-themed restaurants around the world.
KCBS Los Angeles is expanding its Channel 2 local 5 p.m. newscast to an hour, effective Feb. 1, sources said Tuesday.
FROM NATPECabler TBS has picked up cable off-network rights to the CBS sitcom "Everybody Loves Raymond" for a four-year term beginning in fall 2004.
Following persistent signs of resistance to Rupert Murdoch's moves in Italy's digital TV industry, Italy's minister for Communications Salvatore Cardinale and the political parties of the ruling…
Already one of the Latino cablers most dedicated to original fare, Discovery Networks Latin America/Iberia has unveiled a three-part drive to upgrade local content and foster regional docu talent.