French pubcaster president Herve Bourges hit back at his critics Monday, rejecting claims from private webs TF1 and M6 that France 2 and France 3 have been responsible for inflating acquisitiion…
To the surprise of observers, Thomas Gottschalk's late night, Carson-style show has been renewed by private web RTL.
On the heels of two years of uncertainty and hyper-competitiveness, the 1992- 93 primetime Nielsen season has wrapped with a clearly sorted-out slate of winners and losers.
French production/distribution company Tele Images has closed format-rights negotiations with partners in Germany and Holland, underlining a continued Euro interest in acquiring rights to adapt TV…
HEY, ADULTS 18-49, WHERE the hell did you go?
Broadcasters needn't be overly afraid of technology and the advent of a 500 -channel marketplace, according to the heads of the CBS/Broadcast Group, Fox Broadcasting Co. and Paramount Domestic TV.
MTM Intl. expects to conclude sales of the Family Channel's series "Big Brother Jake" in "at least a dozen territories" within the next month, according to president Greg Phillips. The 100-episode…
This 2 1/2-hour docu on antisemitism begins strongly, but as the show progresses, its flaws become greater -- first by omission, and then by commission. Result is an opportunity wasted.
Citing record participation figures, Midem topper Xavier Roy termed this year's 30th Mip-TV gathering on the French Riviera a mirror image of the changing broadcast industry -- lively, dynamic and…
French pubcaster France 3 is reintroducing the concept of producing 52 -minute series in a move that could pave the way to increased co-productions with Britain and Germany. Pubcaster president Herve…
Spot cable advertising jumped 26% over last year to $ 31.2 million for first quarter '93, according to a new industry analysis released Tuesday by Cable Networks Inc. CNI also projects that…