The attempt by Italy pubcaster RAI and Telecom Italia to create a second digital TV platform to compete against the one launched by pay TV operator Telepiu is on the verge of collapse.
Previous protestations aside, Mike Wallace and the rest of the "60 Minutes" gang will participate in a second edition of the newsmag set to be announced today.
Paxson Communications will license 88 episodes of "Flipper: The New Adventures" from MGM Worldwide TV -- 44 of which will be new chapters -- for its pending broadcast web.
Michael Forman has left his post as vice president of primetime series at NBC Studios and will join UPN as vice president of current programming, UPN confirmed Tuesday.
NBC Studios has inked an exclusive three-year overall deal with writer/producer Michael Sardo worth an estimated $8 million-$9 million over the course of the deal.
The competition is squashing NBC's summer reruns of "Gulliver's Travels" and "The Odyssey," dropping NBC to weekend Nielsen levels that are nearly as bad -- and sometimes worse -- than what the…
NBC and Paramount Network TV will not hold a session for their upcoming Nathan Lane comedy "Encore!" at the Television Critics Assn. press tour next week.
No fewer than four Peruvian broadcast networks are embroiled in controversies related to foreign ownership.
Boomer Esiason, the former NFL quarterback set to debut as a commentator on ABC's NFL "Monday Night Football" this fall, will be one of the hosts of the 78th annual "Miss America Pageant." Esiason…
Universal has signed a three-picture deal with Front Row, the cable TV pay-per-view consortium, making it the fourth studio to do a PPV deal with U.K. cable operators.
In a stunning surprise, Walt Disney-owned ESPN has abandoned its much-touted plan to get into the regional-sports-network business by creating a cable channel in Southern California called ESPN West.