One month after the FCC announced its adoption of a standard for digital TV for the U.S., Mexico is in no rush to make its own decision about the medium - with adoption of the European standard a…
Turner Broadcasting System will expand its Asia headquarters staff as it localizes programming. "We will be creating more jobs in Hong Kong at the network," said Michael Byrd, managing director of…
CBS is revamping its Monday, Wednesday and Friday night lineups during March and April in an effort to try out new midseason replacements, as well as current shows in new slots.
The Museum of Television & Radio will salute "SCTV," "Pee-wee's Playhouse." "Millennium," "Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City" and "EZ Streets" as part of the lineup for its 14th annual William S…
As the struggle between Bertelsmann and Bavarian media magnate Leo Kirch for control of German pay TV channel Premiere continues, Canal Plus, the third shareholder in Premiere, said on Monday that…
Universal Studios Hollywood will team with Nickelodeon to present "Totally Nickelodeon," a permanent presentation of interactive games and stunts from the kids network's popular shows.
German TV stations raked in more ad coin than ever before last year, collectively bringing in nearly DM10.8 billion ($7 billion) from advertisers in 1996, an increase of 12.8% over 1995.
Brothers Andy and Peter Wolk co-wrote one of two made-for-TV movies based on the old CBS series "The Defenders" that are being executive produced by Stan Rogow for Showtime.
Aussie media mogul Kerry Packer is said to mulling a $150 million investment in India's powerful state-owned TV web, Doordarshan.
E! Entertainment Television is likely to more or less retain its current programming focus and philosophy once the Walt Disney Co.'s bid to team with Comcast Corp. in a $320 million purchase of Time…
"Due South," the comedy-action series about a Canadian Mountie patrolling the streets of Chicago, will see a third season this fall despite the absence of a Stateside broadcaster.