In an effort to attract younger viewers, MTV India is making Hindi film songs the backbone of its new playlist.
DF1, Germany's first digital pay TV platform, will be marketed under the Premiere name, German daily Berliner Zeitung reported in its Thursday edition.
Rose Prouser of Reuters should have been credited as photographer for Wednesday’s Pix Mix of the “Hoodlum” premiere. * * * Landmark Entertainment Group co-founder Tony Christopher’s name was wrong in…
Holland Media Group (HMG), the network that owns Dutch market leader RTL 4, RTL 5 and Veronica, is in discussions to acquire stakes in another commercial channel in Holland.
Tracy Scoggins will in effect replace Claudia Christian as the female lead in Warner Bros.' "Babylon 5," which has just gone back into production for TNT after a four-year ride in firstrun…
Former NBC exec and TV producer Brian Pike is joining Creative Artists Agency as an agent in the television department, where he'll focus on telefilms and miniseries.
Universal TV has renewed its syndie titans "Hercules" and "Xena" through the 1999-2000 season with Tribune Broadcasting outlets and other stations covering 70% of U.S. TV households.
In a sign of just how jittery the current Indian government is concerning foreign penetration of its broadcast skies, the authorities have asked Star TV CEO Rathikant Basu for his resignation.
Investigative consumer reporter Chuck Whitlock, a.k.a. the "Scambuster," has signed a TV development deal with Warner Bros.' Telepictures Prods. and has been named a contributor to WB's syndie…
Lona Williams, a co-executive producer of "The Drew Carey Show," has inked an exclusive three-year overall deal with Walt Disney TV worth an estimated $6 million.
Thesp-turned-writer/director John Stockwell --- who recently scripted "Breast Men" for HBO --- has inked a deal to write and direct "The Cheating Scandal" for HBO/NYC.