Dramatically upping the stakes in its battle with affils, Disney/ABC has decided to go forward with plans to launch an all-soaps cable channel anchored by same-day episodes of the net's sudsers.
In an effort to cut costs, as well as change the emphasis of ABC News, division prexy David Westin has quietly begun trimming his staff of hard news correspondents.
Mipdoc, a two-day mart devoted to nonfiction programming, unspools this weekend in Cannes as a prelude to the larger Mip TV trade show.
British TV programs are too dark, slow and insular to challenge U.S. programs for mass audiences outside the U.K., according to a report published by the British government.
Oscar was good to "Entertainment Tonight," according to Nielsen's national syndie ratings report for the week ending March 28.
There's something more to "There's Something About Mary" star Ben Stiller.
ONdigital has come out fighting in the battle for the U.K.'s digital TV market, revealing it has signed 110,000 subscribers since its launch in November -- above expectations -- and announcing a…
PBS reported Wednesday it has scored its biggest grossing fund drive in history, raising more than $55.4 million through station supplication and another $18.2 through corporate sponsorships.
Fox is off to a slow start with its all-animation Tuesday lineup, slipping below the net's season-to-date average for that night despite the arrival of "Futurama" and a "Family Guy" special.
ESPN, accused of soaking cable operators for stratospheric license fees, has decided to give back some ad time.
"36 Hours to Die" feels so much like a Mafioso homage to Quentin Tarantino's eccentric stylings that it's a wonder the filmmakers didn't just go out and get Tarantino to make this TNT Original pic…