The approximately $172 million in royalty fees the cable industry pays annually into a copyright trust fund could rise dramatically under a proposal sent to Congress by the U.S. Copyright Office.
It's official: Donny and Marie Osmond are reuniting to host a syndie daytime talkshow for Columbia TriStar Television Distribution next year.
America's Health Network, which laid off 161 of its 200 employees last week, has bought out A.H. Belo's majority stake in the company .
Granada TV has poached two senior drama execs from rival ITV producer United Film & TV Prods., a move that confirms Granada's status as the top production company in the ITV network.
Home & Garden Television (HGTV) has reached an agreement with Granada Television to distribute a selection of HGTV's original programming on the Good Life Channel, a cable and satellite network…
New latenight syndie strips "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show" and "Vibe" pulled off solid debuts Monday, averaging a 3.9/9 and 3.1/7, respectively, in Nielsen's 38 overnight metered markets.
British Digital Broadcasting has awarded the contract to supply its transmission and distribution services to Castle Transmission Intl.
The battle between United Paramount Network and Sinclair Communications escalated late Tuesday, with UPN saying it has filed suit to prevent the station group from switching to the WB, while Sinclair…
As part of the ongoing legal battle between Mexico's two rival broadcasters, Televisa and TV Azteca, formal charges of copyright violation were brought against former TV Azteca execs who now work for…
New CNN president Rick Kaplan will seek to re-energize Cable News Network, hoping to retain its dominant position in a widening cable news race.
Keith Olbermann, who departed ESPN after 5-1/2 years as one of its chief anchors on "SportsCenter," comes off his summertime sabbatical Sept. 29 with the debut of his nightly MSNBC issues-oriented…