Just when the Canwest-owned web TV3 thought it had the Kiwi youth market to itself with a June 29 launch of its new TV4, Auckland pubcaster TVNZ announced it will devote an entire channel to MTV.
Rupert Murdoch and John Malone have their eye on Sportschannel Florida as the hoped-for latest addition to their Fox/Liberty portfolio of regional sports networks. But Disney's ESPN is also…
Dick Clark Prods. is developing a talkshow vehicle for Jackie Guerra, the actress-comedian who starred in the short-lived sitcom "First Time Out" on the WB Network in 1995.
The head of Fukuoka Broadcasting Corp. (FBS) said Wednesday he will step down from the broadcaster in the major southwestern Japanese city over a scandal in which the TV station bilked advertisers…
United News & Media is attempting to extend its ITV empire by launching a takeover bid for HTV, the regional ITV station for Wales and western England.
Sending a message to its harshest critics and biggest clients, Nielsen Media Research has teamed with Lucent Technologies to develop high-tech means of measuring TV viewing and online usage.
Need an update from last week's "Homicide"? Want a recipe from a cooking segment on "Today"? NBC can provide it to you beginning in August through a linkup with interactive TV service Wink…
President Clinton tapped CBS Entertainment president Leslie Moonves on Saturday to help lead a White House commission charged with drawing up a blueprint for the relationship between broadcasters and…
Court TV leads off its Trial Story theme week with a look at a libel trial, spun as a fashionable indictment of the news media. In 1991, Sylvester Turner, a black, Harvard-educated lawyer, was…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) on Thursday won a preliminary injunction in Los Angeles Superior Court against a company and individuals attempting to profit from the sale of a…