NBC's home shopping channel ValueVision has increased its distribution by more than 50% by signing affiliate deals with the country's major satcasters, DirecTV and EchoStar. The deals increased…
In a final bid to conclude a long-standing feud over program exclusivity, NBC affils are refusing to chip in $18 million to help fund a new distribution system for the net.
ONdigital is expected to announce this week that it has 240,000 subscribers, more than double the 111,000 the digital terrestrial TV network claimed at the end of March. The growth was driven by…
The Alphabet web has ordered a six-hour mini based on the first two installments of "Dinotopia," the bestselling fantasy book series by James Gurney about a world in which humans and highly-evolved…
Writer-producer John Sacret Young, co-creator of the drama series "China Beach," has inked a high seven-figure development and production deal with Paramount Network TV.
Broadcast veteran John Severino has been tapped as the new prexy of the Eye's O&O station group, CBS confirmed Tuesday.
Timothy Hutton has signed on to play detective Nero Wolfe's assistant Archie Goodwin in A&E's original telefilm "Golden Spiders."
Civil War historians and enthusiasts are sure to be abuzz on the Internet over the liberal license that the filmmakers have taken with the true story of the Hunley, the first submarine to sink an…
And now for something completely different: Eric Idle, a charter member of the Monty Python's Flying Circus comedy troupe, is joining the cast of NBC's "Suddenly Susan."
Rupert Murdoch's Vox weblet has dished out DM 15 million ($7.8 million) for TV rights to "Titanic."
There's been a shakeup at KCET's "Life & Times Tonight." Veteran L.A. newsman Warren Olney and KCET exec Val Zavala have been named co-hosts of the pubcaster's nightly news and public affairs show…