Jamie Kellner, CEO of The WB TV Network, and Garth Ancier, the weblet's entertainment president, on Monday questioned rival UPN's midseason strategy of launching a new sci-fi movie night on Thursdays.
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.
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.
General Motors Corp. is set to become the first major advertiser to ink a long-term Olympics sponsorship pact with NBC in what could be the largest sports ad-buy to date.
The tiny island of St. Helena in the middle of the South Atlantic Ocean is the setting for research that seems to debunk the perception that TV is bad for children.
TNT & Cartoon Network is expanding its reach in Australia through a new distribution agreement with Austar, a regional pay TV company.
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…