Former Blighty entertainment heavyweight Pearson put publishing unit FT Business up for sale on Monday, continuing plans to concentrate on international business publishing.
The Academy Awards ceremony is often called Hollywood's Holiest Day and is routinely the highest rated special on U.S. television after the Super Bowl.
MTV has announced a pair of international promotions: Antoinette Zel has been upped to prexy of MTV Networks Latin America, and Lisa Hackett has been lifted to senior VP of programming, marketing and…
"It didn't walk with dinosaurs -- it ate them," ran NBC's slogan for National Geographic's "SuperCroc" in the U.S.
Vivendi Universal topper Jean-Marie Messier has reportedly pacted with Rupert Murdoch for Viv U to buy loss-making Italian pay TV platform Stream.
RTL Group, Europe's largest broadcaster, and Vivendi Universal's Canal Plus Tuesday won European Union approval to buy control of Groupe Jean-Claude Darmon and merge their sports rights businesses in…
Daniela Matei has joined pan-European broadcaster SBS Broadcasting in the new position of VP of production.
Producers Nik Powell ("The Crying Game,") Leslee Udwin ("East Is East) and thesp Charles Dance will be among the judges for the British Short Screenplay Competition.
Alisa Anderson has joined CBS Broadcasting Intl. as VP of business affairs.