David England has been named chief financial officer of the UPN weblet.
Columbia TriStar TV has filed a $25 million breach of contract lawsuit against Daniel Stern, claiming the thesp killed the chances of the CBS comedy pilot "Partners" getting picked up by bad-mouthing…
Norman Lear has inked a deal with Film Roman to develop an animated comedy series that takes an irreverent look at the aging process.
Broadcasting veteran Rick Feldman has been named chief operating officer of USA Broadcasting, which is poised for a dramatic transformation as USA speeds the rollout of its "CityVision" format.
It's Howard Stern's "Doomsday" scenario: People in motor homes searching endlessly for family values in post-apocalyptic America.
Tara McCann has been upped to head of television for Francis Ford Coppola's American Zoetrope. She'll also serve as Coppola's producing partner on TV projects.
Maybe they'll call it "Come See About Me." Diana Ross' Anaid Films has inked a deal with ABC to produce a four-hour miniseries chronicling "her spectacular rise to fame and her early, unparalleled…
Nascent radio satcaster XM Satellite Radio has received a $250 million vote of confidence from a new group of investors that includes such strategic allies as General Motors, radio giant Clear…
European TV powerhouse SBS Broadcasting moved once again to broaden its media footprint on the Continent with the inking of a strategic alliance with Europe's largest private cable operator United…
Amid the latest furor over the talkshow, Barry Diller's USA Networks has moved to extricate itself from the controversy by quietly shopping the "Jerry Springer Show" to smaller indie distribs such as…