The Fox Network has joined its Big Three brethren as a client of Statistical Research Inc.'s Smart project, which is competing with Nielsen to come up with easier and cheaper ways to find out who's…
It's still against the rules, but it's going to cost stations a few thousand dollars less to violate the FCC's ban on indecent and obscene broadcasts.
Relations between the Television Par Satellite (TPS) digital consortium and paybox Canal Plus have taken another turn for the worse. TPS has lodged a complaint with a French court, claiming Canal…
CBS has bought broadcast rights to "Without a Doubt," former prosecutor Marcia Clark's book on the O.J. Simpson murder trial, which will air as a two-hour movie on the Eye web.
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…
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.
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…
Paramount Network TV has signed a two-year overall deal worth an estimated $2 million to $3 million with Tim O'Donnell, executive producer of the UPN sitcom "Clueless."
Surviving several incarnations and a couple of name changes, Interscope Communications' "Snow White: A Tale of Terror" starring Sigourney Weaver will finally see the light of day when it premieres…
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.
"Magic Mountain," a 52-part semi-animated series produced by China Central Television (CCTV), Australian Broadcasting Corp. and Australian Southern Star Entertainment, was recently completed.