TV / Video

CC Creates New Marketing Unit

Clear Channel Radio has created a new marketing consulting unit to work with national advertisers and agencies early in the planning process. The unit, called Marketing Solutions, had its genesis […]

McGraw-Hill Broadcasting Ups Darrell Brown to President

McGraw-Hill Broadcasting promoted Darrell Brown the group’s new president, succeeding Edward Quinn, who is retiring following a 22-year career with the TV group. Brown is currently vp and general manager […]

Studios, SAG Still Can’t Agree

LOS ANGELES After a five-hour meeting between the Screen Actors Guild and the studios Thursday, Hollywood is basically back where it started when talks began on April 15: without a […]

TCA: HBO Looking to Regroup With Three New Pilots


MSG, Lincoln Mercury Partner for Off-Season Knicks Package

MSG has signed Lincoln Mercury as the presenting sponsor of the off-season hoops package Knicks Summer League Basketball, a series of five exhibition games that will air July 14-20.   […]

Guardian Acquires ContentNext Media

NEW YORK In a bid to expand its U.S. footprint, British publisher Guardian News & Media acquired ContentNext Media, the online media hub best known for its flagship   […]

Lifetime’s Army Wives Reups for Third Tour

Lifetime has locked in a third tour of duty for Army Wives, ordering up a slate of 18 new episodes. Andrea Wong, president and CEO, Lifetime Networks, made the announcement […]

Turner at TCA: TNT, CNN, Cartoon Unwrap Shows

Turner Broadcasting began the fourth and final day of cable

Hispanic Ad Spend Up 3% in ’07

NEW YORK Ad spending in Spanish-language media reached $5.78 billion in 2007, up 3 percent from $5.63 billion in 2006, with cable TV showing a 76 percent jump, buoyed by […]

TargetCast: Prime Ad Rates Dip 11%

NEW YORK An analysis by independent media agency TargetCast shows the average cost per unit for a prime-time commercial on the broadcast television networks in the second quarter declined by […]