Alliance Atlantis has upped Jeff Lynas to VP, U.S. operations and sales, for the TV Group.
Norwegian producer Rune Trondsen has been signed by Egmont Entertainment's Norwegian subsidiary, Nordisk Film & TV, to annually produce one or two features aimed at the Scandinavian market.
Asa Severud, head of business development with Volvo Parts, has been appointed CEO of Swedish commercial channel TV4-Gothenburg.
The History Channel in Oz is expanding to a full 24 hours from a six-hour block. The channel airs as part of Foxtel's Entertainment Plus Tier package, along with sister channels the A&E Network and…
Barry Diller speaks at CS First Boston media conference saying that USA Networks is in talks for a joint venture or sale of its TV station group and is looking for a deal by year's end ... Leaders of…
Film publicist Anne-Helene Sommarstrom will head Film in Stockholm, a new public educational media center in the Swedish capital, run by the Stockholm Intl. Film Festival.
CNBC, the financial news channel set up by NBC and Dow Jones, has tapped Richard Cotton to replace Mark Hoffman as chief exec of CNBC Europe, effective immediately.
Sun TV's gameshow based on "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" has pulled top ratings in India after just two weeks.