Logo is looking to amp up its slate of originals. MTV cabler geared to lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender individuals has greenlit four original series in a range of genres for development.
Turner Classic Movies is set to unspool three more episodes of its skein "Private Screenings." The first episode, featuring Angela Lansbury, will preem Aug. 1 to kick off the network's monthlong…
MTV2 is looking for a rock-solid connection with its audience. Cabler is set to air an annual user-generated music and pop-culture awards show, "All That Rocks," in which the aud votes for the nods…
Cabler OLN will change its name to Versus in September and bow five original skeins beginning that month. New shows include "The Huntley Way" (working title), which pits Los Angeles thesp Huntley…
What - or who - would make a flock of beautiful people descend on the Tribeca Grand, as they did Wednesday night, for a screening of an obscure, enigmatic Danish movie about amnesia and lost love?
Rings are about to get more bling. The Recording Industry Assn. of America is launching a Master Ringtone Sales Award, extending its gold and platinum program to recognize the popularity of music on…
Lance Armstrong is set to fire up the 2006 ESPYs. The record-breaking cyclist will preside over ceremonies at the Kodak Theater when the awards are handed out July 16.
U.S. ad spending in 2006 will be lower than forecast, according to TNS Media Intelligence, but studio advertising is defying that trend with significant hikes in the first quarter of this year.
Legit publicist Rick Miramontez is ankling his position as account exec at Barlow Hartman to join Gotham-based OPR/Origlio Public Relations. Beginning July 1, OPR will become known as O&M -…
Planners of awards shows should definitely take some advice from Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Bill Engvall has been tapped as host for CMT's latest comedy venture, "Country Fried Home Videos."