Diane Sawyer's promotion to the anchor chair at ABC's "World News" promises to heighten the competitive fervor among the Big Three newscasts early next year, and it opens up a free-for-all for…
Epix, the nascent pay cable channel backed by Viacom, MGM and Lionsgate, has signed a pic output agreement with indie distrib Roadside Attractions.
Cable TV emerged as the bright spot in an otherwise bleak report on domestic ad spending, which fell 15.4% in the first half of this year, according to Nielsen Co.'s latest survey.
HBO has given the series greenlight to the Martin Scorsese-produced period drama "Boardwalk Empire."
Miami-based Cinelatino pay cabler has added pic titles from 20th Century Fox and Universal Pictures to its slate of Spanish-lingo films.
Time Warner Cable is getting in on the TV Everywhere business.
A&E Network is moving forward with a docu-series chronicling the Jackson brothers' now-altered plan to mount a series of Jackson 5 reunion shows.
"Big Brother" stewards Allison Grodner and Rich Meehan have partnered in a production shingle that has signed a two-year pact with Sony Pictures TV.
The post-merger shakeout at WME continued last week with the departure of WMA vet Paul Bricault from the corporate marketing and consulting division.
The TV biz is only now starting to come to grips with one of the biggest challenges of the digital era, one that needs to be solved -- pronto! -- before showbiz congloms can begin to make money off…
Jay Leno is getting into fighting shape. He's been running four miles a day and has shed 12 pounds since he signed off of "The Tonight Show" in May.