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  1. Canuck TV property series tailored for N.A.

    6:52 am 8/31/2010

    Differing Canadian and American housing markets has produced a tale of two Canuck TV series for HGTV channels on either side of the Canadian-U.S. border.Read more

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  2. MIPCOM premieres for 'Mad Men,' 'Wilde'

    6:39 am 8/31/2010

    This year's MIPCOM promises to be a "Mad" and "Wilde" market with Lionsgate's Emmy award-winning series "Mad Men" and anticipated romantic comedy show "Running Wilde" set to screen at the first ever MIPCOM World Premiere TV Screenings on Oct.4, organizers Reed MIDEM said Tuesday.Read more

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  3. Mediacom founder withdraws bid for company

    6:20 am 8/31/2010

    Rocco Commisso, the founder, chairman and CEO of small cable operator Mediacom Communications, has withdrawn his offer to purchase all of the shares of Mediacom that he does not currently own.Read more

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  4. Grenade hits Thai TV station

    4:01 am 8/31/2010

    No one wounded; Red Shirt protesters suspectedRead more

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  5. Should Arnold Schwarzenegger sue for accent theft?

    3:28 am 8/31/2010

    <p>Fun legal question of the day: Can Arnold Schwarzenegger sue a video game publisher over a character with a thick Austrian accent? </p> <p>Dan Nabel, an attorney at LA&#39;s Greenberg Glusker firm, asks that question after playing Starcraft II, released this summer by Activision-Blizzard.</p> <p>The game features a mechanized soldier unit seemingly based on Schwarzenegger called the &quot;Thor,&quot; with sound-alike dialogue derived from three of the Governator&#39;s movies, including &quot;Predator,&quot; &quot;True Lies,&quot; and &quot;Conan the Barbarian.&quot;</p> <p>Here&#39;s a look.</p> Read more

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  6. Time Warner Cable, Disney near carriage deal

    5:52 pm 8/30/2010

    Time Warner Cable and Disney appear close to a new carriage pact, meaning subscribers won't miss USC's season opener Thursday against Hawaii.Read more

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  7. Will Emmys split into two shows next year?

    5:21 pm 8/30/2010

    Will the Primetime Emmys be split into two? That's just one of the ideas circulating Monday, the day after the 62nd Primetime Emmys Awards show drew an on-par 13 million viewers for NBC.Read more

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  8. Robust TV ad market expected through 2010

    4:53 pm 8/30/2010

    Despite troubling indicators that suggest the economic recovery might have lost forward momentum, media buyers and network executives are confident that the TV advertising marketplace will remain robust through year's end. After that, it's anyone's guess.Read more

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  9. Official: 'Dancing With the Stars' cast revealed

    3:49 pm 8/30/2010

    <p><img width="240" height="160" align="right" src="/images/2010/08/bristol2.jpg" alt="bristol2" />It’s official: Bristol Palin and Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino will be on ABC’s "Dancing With the Stars" in the fall.</p> <p>In what might be the most buzzworthy cast in the reality show’s recent history, ABC announced Monday evening an eclectic mix of celebrities for the 11th season of its performance show.</p> <p>In addition to Sarah Palin’s daughter and the "Jersey Shore" star, former "America’s Got Talent" judge David Hasselhoff will grace the ballroom along with singers Michael Bolton and Brandy, as well as "Dirty Dancing" star Jennifer Grey.</p> Read more

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  10. Michael Riley named ABC Family president

    3:00 pm 8/30/2010

    Former Turner and Radio Disney executive Michael Riley has been named the new president of ABC Family.Read more

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