Roseanne has landed big bucks and some of TV's prime real estate for her new talkshow venture with King World Prods.
Screenwriter Robert King, whose credits include "Clean Slate" and "Speechless," will make his directing debut on the Disney telefilm "The Principal Takes a Holiday" for ABC.
For top-tier American TV shows, no foreign market is as hot right now as Great Britain. Commercial broadcaster ITV last week forked out a record price for terrestrial rights to the Warner Bros…
Rupert Murdoch and Kerry Packer, rivals in the Australian pay TV business, unexpectedly have joined forces in a deal over struggling satcaster Australis Media.
Argentina's largest MSO, Multicanal, has acquired yet another 70,000 subs in the province of Buenos Aires as part of the expansion project that the Clarin-owned cabler had been pursuing since last…
The Jones Entertainment Group, which has produced theatricals such as "Household Saints" and John Sayles' "The Secret of Roan Inish," has shifted its focus to documentaries this year, signing with…
Fox Broadcasting Co. and Aaron Spelling today are expected to unveil two new characters for their Monday night soap "Melrose Place."
Japan's market for television advertising is expected to grow by 50% in 2005, as compared with 1995, with cable TV and direct satellite broadcasting leading the charge, according to a report from a…
Roseanne wasn't the only 1998 talk contender making headway in the syndie marketplace last week. Paramount Domestic Television has quietly been closing deals in midsized markets for its upcoming chat…
The Venezuelan-based Cisneros Television Group (CGT) today completed the 90% acquisition of Imagen Satelital, Argentina's largest premium channel programmer and distributor, for a total of $114…