German telecommunications giant Deutsche Telekom will launch its own digital pay TV package on April 1, 1999.
Fox's revamped Tuesday lineup already needs changing, with smelly first-try numbers from the struggling rookie sitcom "Holding the Baby."
German commercial web ProSieben said Wednesday that it has acquired the rights to more than 20 films from Berlin-based production company Senator Film AG.
Fans celebrating Real Madrid's victory over Brazil's Vasco de Gama in the Intercontinental Cup Dec. 1 now have something more to cheer about: The new world champion soccer club will now get its own…
Nickelodeon president Herb Scannell has joined the Television Council at USC's School of Cinema-Television.
FROM THE WESTERN CABLE SHOW Because cable networks keep raising their fees to cable distributors, cable ops will have no choice but to drop cable webs from their lineups, Matt Bond, exec VP…
FROM THE WESTERN CABLE SHOWThe Sci-Fi Channel has picked up the Francis Ford Coppola-produced original skein "First Wave" for a March premiere.
FROM THE WESTERN CABLE SHOWActor James Garner has formed a production company to create television documentaries, the first of which will be "Private Eye: Knight in Tarnished Armor."
"South Park" creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have applied to become co-presidents of Comedy Central to replace the cabler's current prexy, Doug Herzog, who will become Fox's president of…
Univision flagship KMEX Los Angeles will add a 6-7 a.m. newscast to its weekday lineup beginning Jan. 4. The move by the Spanish-lingo station underscores the increasing appetite in the L.A. market…
Kerry Packer's Nine Network has emerged victorious with a 33% audience share for the recently concluded Australia television season, ahead of Kerry Stokes' Seven Network, which, despite the supposed…