U.K. cable music channel the Box is upping the stakes in its ratings battle with MTV, undertaking a three-staged entry into satellite television.
CanWest Global Communications Corp. has agreed to sublicense its national TV programs to rival WIC Western Intl. Communications Ltd., which will air them on its four stations in Alberta.
Finally starting to make progress with skeptical Southern California cable operators in its efforts at distribution, the regional sportsnet Fox Sports West 2 more than doubled its penetration…
France 2's production "Chimere" took the main prize at the Golden Prague TV festival, which ran May 7-10 in the Czech capital.
Central European Media Enterprises Ltd. (CME) announced Tuesday it is pulling out of money-losing Berlin station Puls TV.
Kicking off its first-ever upfront presentation Tuesday evening, Univision trotted out its top talent and lobbied media buyers to take advantage of the burgeoning Hispanic market.
In an attempt to win credibility for its newscasts, Televisa has tapped former senator Miguel Aleman Velasco as president of its news division.
A judge threw out part of a production company's $5 million lawsuit against actress Pamela Anderson Lee, but two breach of contract claims remained and will be decided at the end of trial.
Columbo: A Trace Of Murder (Thurs. (15), 9-11 p.m., ABC) Filmed in and around L.A. by Universal TV. Executive producer, Peter Falk; producers, Christopher Seiter, Vincent McEveety; co-producer, Jack…
Hero Prods., a Miami-based TV production and broadcast center, announced a three-year contract with United Family Communications to provide digital production, post-production and satellite uplink…
Diane Robina has been upped from VP to the newly created position of senior VP of programming for Nick at Nite and its spinoff TV Land. She will oversee program acquisitions for the two…