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Sep 30, 2015, 10:17 ET
Star Trek Beyond Filming in Dubai (PRNewsFoto/Dubai Film and TV Commission)

Star Trek Beyond Crew Congregate at a Press Conference in Dubai Ahead of Filming in the Emirate

The renowned Star Trek Beyond crew gathered today at the prominent Burj Al Arab Hotel, in one of the Emirate's largest press conferences, ahead...

Sep 24, 2015, 10:30 ET
Sandeep Marwah at the Grand Inauguration of Global Literary Festival Noida with Dr. Aziz Burney, Narendra Kr. Verma, Dharmendra Yadav, Ashok Bajpai & Pankaj Kumar Singh

Grand Opening of First Global Literary Festival Noida 2015

"We need not worry about the technology but we have to preserve our traditions and culture for sure. It is the biggest strength of our country,"...

Sep 23, 2015, 17:53 ET

WGN-TV Chicago Issues Apology

 WGN-TV today issued an apology from General Manager Greg Easterly and News Director Jennifer Lyons, following an error in the September 22...

Sep 23, 2015, 12:05 ET
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AXS TV Acquires Magnolia Pictures' Acclaimed Dirk Nowitzki Documentary 'NOWITZKI: THE PERFECT SHOT,' Premiering Thurs., Oct. 29, At 11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT

 AXS TV continues to deliver cable television premieres of the Industry's most acclaimed features, acquiring the rights to Magnolia Pictures'...

Sep 23, 2015, 10:30 ET
Sandeep Marwah at book launch with dignitaries

First Global Literary Festival Noida 2015 Announced

A literary festival, also known as a book festival or writers' festival, is a regular gathering of writers and readers, typically on an annual...

Sep 22, 2015, 11:50 ET
Derek Ferguson Named COO of REVOLT.

Derek Ferguson Named Chief Operating Officer Of REVOLT

REVOLT Media & TV CEO Keith Clinkscales announced today that Derek Ferguson has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer. In this role, he...

Sep 22, 2015, 11:41 ET
Derek Ferguson Named COO of REVOLT.

Derek Ferguson Named Chief Operating Officer Of REVOLT

 REVOLT Media & TV CEO Keith Clinkscales announced today that Derek Ferguson has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer. In this...

Sep 16, 2015, 16:59 ET
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Connie Britton and Charles Esten Join Dan Rather in the AXS TV Exclusive 'The BIG INTERVIEW: NASHVILLE SPECIAL EDITION' on Tuesday, Sept. 22 at 8pE

 AXS TV kicks off its countdown to the network premiere of NASHVILLE with an all-new episode of THE BIG INTERVIEW: NASHVILLE SPECIAL...

Sep 15, 2015, 12:42 ET

"Chinese Character" - Zhuang Yujun Painting Exhibition and press conference for the "Zhuang Yujun, Chinese Ink Painting and American Impression" tour is about to kick off

Peace is an ideal forever pursued; justice is an element common of all human consciousness. The year of 2015 celebrates the 70th anniversary of the...

Sep 15, 2015, 12:14 ET

Meet China-The Qipao Festival and Flashmob events successfully held in New York's Times Square

 Meet China, the Qipao flashmob event, jointly organized by ICN TV Network, China Intercontinental Communication Center and Youku Fashion, was...

Sep 15, 2015, 09:30 ET
Movie TV Tech Geeks News Teams With North Shore Animal League America to Promote Pet Adoptions in an unprecedented animal welfare program.

Movie TV Tech Geeks Teams with North Shore Animal League America to Promote Pet Adoptions

Putting their powerful influence on the zeitgeist where it counts, Movie TV Tech Geeks links arms with the world's largest no-kill animal rescue...

Sep 11, 2015, 11:03 ET
Left to right: Cast of ASK THIS OLD HOUSE, whose new season premieres October 1 on PBS (check local listings): from left to right-Kevin O'Connor, Tom Silva, Richard Trethewey and Roger Cook. PHOTO CREDIT: Carl Tremblay

ASK THIS OLD HOUSE® Goes Cross Country!

Host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing/heating expert Richard Trethewey and landscape contractor Roger Cook are hitting the...

Sep 10, 2015, 12:25 ET
Cast of new season of "This Old House," premiering October 1, 2015 on PBS (check local listings). Left to right: Kevin O'Connor, Roger Cook, Richard Trethewey, Tom Silva and Norm Abram. PHOTO CREDIT: Carl Tremblay

The All-New Season Of THIS OLD HOUSE® Reveals Two Ways To Create Historical Style

THIS OLD HOUSE is back with its beloved cast of experts featuring two projects that highlight the series' expertise in both historic restoration...

Sep 09, 2015, 13:45 ET

¡HOLA! TV estrena grandes especiales originales en septiembre

 ¡HOLA! TV (www.hola.tv), el canal experto en realeza y celebridades, estrena dos grandes especiales originales del mundo de la realeza y...

Sep 09, 2015, 13:11 ET

HOLA TV Kicks Off Fall Season With The Premiere Of Exclusive TV Specials

 HOLA TV (www.hola.tv), the Spanish-language lifestyle and celebrity channel, premieres two originally produced TV specials highlighting the...

Sep 09, 2015, 11:14 ET
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"The John McAfee Project" To Debut On Spike In April 2016

 Spike's six-part television event, "The McAfee Project," that will shed light on the brilliant yet complicated tech pioneer John McAfee will...

Sep 08, 2015, 19:06 ET
Opera TV announced today the launch of a new version of Opera TV Snap

Opera TV launches Smart TV app-creation tool for broadcasters

  Opera TV announced today the launch of a new version of Opera TV Snap, designed to provide broadcasters with expanded OTT capabilities on...

Sep 04, 2015, 20:10 ET

New York Film Academy and ICN TV Network join hands in launching the First Annual Chinese Qipao Festival

ICN TV Network is proud to announce the launch of the first Chinese Qipao Festival, a series of events, each of which celebrates, in unique...

Sep 03, 2015, 16:21 ET
The second episode of the new Bounce TV Original Series In The Cut increased viewership tremendously over its series premiere episode to become Bounce TV's most-watched original series telecast to date. The explosion in viewership has driven In The Cut to become the most-watched original series in Bounce TV's history to date.

In The Cut Viewership Explodes in Week Two, Second Episode & Series Become Most-Watched Original in Bounce TV's History

 Joining Empire in the rare company of television series that increased ratings from week one to week two, the second episode of the new Bounce...

Sep 03, 2015, 12:29 ET

Mira TV lanzó este lunes su nueva programación con programas de Mediaset España

Mira TV estrenó esta semana su nueva programación con espacios de información, entretenimiento y ficción tras el acuerdo...