Portugal now has two private stations competing with pubcaster RTP. Televisao Independente (TVI), backed by the Catholic Church, began three weeks of test broadcasting Saturday, and will start…
Linda Bloodworth-Thomason and her husband, Harry Thomason, will be this year's recipients of the Publicists' Guild Television Showmanship Award.
Patchett Kaufman Entertainment will produce a movie for ABC based on the murder of Sarah Tokars, a true story currently unfolding in Atlanta.
"Kung Fu: The Legend Continues" averaged a 9.9 rating, 14 share in Nielsen metered markets for its two-hour premiere last week, doubling the average of stations in the slot compared to last year.
NBC is reportedly in discussions with actor Gene Wilder to star in a pilot with the hope of developing a half-hour sitcom for next fall.
Time Warner Cable and a joint venture between Sony Software Corp. and Warner Music Group have joined the Digital Cable Radio Associates L.P. equity partnership.
New York-based cable programmer Graff Pay-Per-View has made its first move into the European TV market by acquiring 25% of the U.K. company Home Video Channel Ltd.
While all eyes were on this Sunday's Super Bowl during yesterday's Hollywood Radio & Television Society luncheon, NBC Sports president Dick Ebersol took a moment to look ahead to a world of pro…
The board of directors of NOS, the umbrella organization for the Dutch public broadcasting system, has unanimously voted to alter the entire management structure of the pubcasters.
A pair of Hollywood producers will be making a rare foray into the world of PBS with "Reverse Angle"--a one-hour pilot for an ongoing documentary series fronted by the New Republic's Fred Barnes and…
Viva, the working title of a planned German-lingo, MTV-style music channel, is tentatively slated to bow Aug. 19. New German infotainment web Vox will help kick off the new channel, which is hoping…