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…
Primetime scheduling might seem to be a lost art at a time when networks are challenged to meet viewers' demands to watch their favorite shows at any time on just about any platform they please.
Where is Addison's new home? As web heads and industry insiders geared up for Day 2 of upfront madness with Tuesday's presentations from ABC and CW Network, speculation centered on where ABC might…
There's been a changing of the guard at NBC's West Coast flagship station. Linda Sullivan, general manager of NBC's San Francisco O&O since 2002, has been named president and general manager of…
Backend points might be worth something, after all. Veterans of the film and TV trenches have long told war stories about the struggle to collect on their net or gross participations. Now Mark Cuban…