Gallic pubcaster president Herve Bourges brought one of France's longest-running TV sagas to an end Monday by announcing that he will not stand for a second term.
Gaumont Television, the production subsidiary of French film major Gaumont, plans to expand its animation output, according to company chairman Christian Charret.
In a startling departure from previous policy, the Italian government is considering partial privatization of public broadcaster RAI as part of an emergency plan to save the indebted web from…
Trevor Walton and Joan Harrison have been promoted to key positions in CBS' longform division. Meanwhile, there has yet to be any official announcement onwhether John Matoian, CBS' senior VP of…
Samuel Goldwyn Television, boosting its TV sales and marketing efforts, has hired three execs.
The BBC is discussing ways of drawing new revenues from interactive cable channels.
KCBS-TV is giving up MTM's "Rescue 911" to independent station KCAL-TV, which begins airing the reality series at 6 p.m. today in place of "Empty Nest."
A chart Friday showing local November sweeps results incorrectly noted the time of KCOP's “The Arsenio Hall Show.” The talkshow airs at 11:30 p.m., with off-net sitcom “Roseanne” earning a 3.2…
Warner Bros. Friday confirmed that Tribune's Chicago flagship superstation WGN will provide its national basic cable feed for the studio's proposed fifth network (Daily Variety, Nov. 29) -- a move…
"Little Buddha" and "Addams Family Values" were weather-beaten but unbowed in their foreign debuts.