E! Entertainment Television will launch Estilo --- its first round-the-clock branded channel in Europe --- in a joint venture with Spain's Canal Satellite Digital (CSD).
A group of telephone companies struggling to break into the subscription TV business is urging Congress to limit the ability of the Walt Disney Co., Viacom, CBS and NBC to enter exclusive programming…
Viewer interest in the death and funeral of Princess Diana has dominated the Sept. 1-7 primetime Nielsens, with NBC's six Di-themed "Datelines" pushing the Peacock a surprising 2 shares ahead of…
ABC has delayed the premiere of its Columbia TriStar TV sitcom "Over the Top" for one month and has shifted the returning Dan Aykroyd sitcom "Soul Man," which will air in the Tuesday 8:30 p.m…
The premiere of Fox Broadcasting Co.'s David E. Kelley drama "Ally McBeal" outperformed the season debut of its "Melrose Place" lead-in Monday and marked the best opener for any new or returning…
Demi Moore, Laurence Fishburne, Dennis Franz, Christine Lahti and Alfre Woodard have been added as presenters for Sunday's 49th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, being held at 5 p.m. at the Pasadena…
Italy's sole pay TV operation, Telepiu, controlled by France's Canal Plus, said it has reached a five-year deal with Polygram Filmed Entertainment under which Telepiu has bought exclusive pay TV…
Syndication sales veteran Sid Cohen has reupped as president of MGM Domestic TV Distribution, just as Leo gets ready to hit the syndie marketplace with a new talkshow strip for fall 1998.
National ratings for coverage of Princess Diana's funeral confirm that unprecedented numbers of U.S. viewers tuned in to the early morning memorial.
As expected, ABC prexy Preston Padden and Sinclair Broadcasting Corp. prexy David Smith have been invited to testify at the Senate Commerce Committee's Sept. 17 hearing on broadcasters' plans for the…
French pay television company Canal Plus is about to become one of the country's main cable operators by taking a majority stake in Compagnie Generale de Videocommunication (CGV).
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