A House subcommittee unanimously approved a bill Thursday aimed at saving, at least temporarily, the CBS and Fox feeds for 2.2 million DBS subscribers.
Sony Pictures' TV division is planning the launch of its third wholly owned Latin American cabler, a version of the action-oriented AXN that it already operates in Asia and Spain.
Despite unusually tough competition from the Monica Lewinsky interview, NBC's premiere of "World's Most Amazing Videos" bettered NBC's season average in the 9-10 p.m. timeslot.
Monica Lewinsky's first TV interview Wednesday delivered the season's second-highest-rated telecast behind the Super Bowl and boosted ABC to a second-place sweeps tie with Fox among the key adults…
Spanish communications company Retevision is in talks to create a digital terrestial television (DTT) alliance with Britain's Carlton Communications.
Mexico's media conglom Televisa reported improved operating results and higher margins for 1998, which it attributed to its restructuring and continuing efforts to cut costs.
The prolific partnership between the BBC and A&E has been giving PBS a run for the money in the highbrow-programming department. This production, the first in a series of three "Scarlet Pimpernel"…
Sudser fans saluted their favorite daytime stars at the "Soap Opera Digest," with all winners chosen by the mag's readers.
To celebrate the upcoming Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction dinner, Cablevision Systems' MSG Metro Channels will devote the week of March 8-14 to a wide variety of rock 'n' roll programming.
Tom Everett Scott will play the man arrested and tried in 1925 for teaching the theory of evolution in MGM TV's adaptation of "Inherit the Wind."
Daytime TV viewers were in a litigious mood the week of Feb. 15, powering gaveler queen "Judge Judy" to a record-high 7.9 national household rating, according to Nielsen's latest syndie ratings…