Warner Bros. Television Group has tapped former AOL marketing exec Lisa Judson to serve as head of its animation unit. Judson succeeds Sander Schwartz as prexy, Warner Bros. Animation. Schwartz…
For 60 years, the guiding principles of network television have been twofold: mass appeal and program exclusivity. "Watch 'Friends' tonight at 8, only on NBC!"
The chairman's choice of words in his reactionary reaction statement said it all. No, I'm not talking about the liberal use of "fuck" and "shit" in the statement issued Monday by Federal…
A decision on Rupert Murdoch's bid to buy Dow Jones could come as early as this week, as the controlling Bancroft family meets today to determine the company's fate.
Dow Jones shares shot up nearly 15% in trading Friday on the heels of the news that the company's controlling shareholders will consider bids from News Corp. and other potential suitors for the…
In an unexpected turnabout, the Bancroft clan that controls Dow Jones issued a statement Thursday stating it would meet with reps from News Corp. and other bidders for the parent company of the Wall…
Sander Schwartz is ankling his post as Warner Bros. Animation prexy after six years with the studio. Schwartz will segue to a production pact with the studio.
Warner Bros. Television is lightening up a bit this year on the drama side, studio brass told a clutch of international TV buyers on Monday as Warners kicked off its L.A. Screenings events.
Dick Wolf's berth in the producer's Hall of Fame is absolutely secure, and would have been long ago even if he'd only ever produced one TV show called "Law & Order."
Death -- brought to you this fall by ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC and the CW. After last week's parade of fall 2007 schedule announcements, it's clear the programming chieftains at the major broadcast nets…