Le Studio Canal Plus S.A., a unit of the French-based pay TV operation Canal Plus, is consolidating its U.S. operations under the banner of Le Studio Canal Plus (U.S.), effectively merging the…
Hollywood Pictures has upped three exex -- Scott Immergut, Gail Lyon and Jay Stern -- to vice presidents of production.
Lifetime Television will expand its programming lineup to Sundays on Aug. 1 in a quest to present alternative women's fare against sports.
Karen Kanemoto has been upped to VP of finance for Paramount Domestic TV. She was exec director of business planning and development for Paramount Home Video.
The National Endowment for the Arts survived an attempt to cancel its funding Wednesday as House conservatives sought to revive a debate over art works they say are unfit for taxpayer support.
DirecTv Inc. has signed a pay-per-view agreement with Universal Pay Television, whereby U will provide current release films and events for PPV.
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Lancit Media Prods. is developing the Caroline B. Cooney young-adult novel "The Cheerleader" as an ABC Afterschool Special. Jeffrey Kindley will script, with Lancit's Cecily Truett, Larry Lancit and…
Roseanne and Tom Arnold said they'll donate $ 15,000 to the Red Cross to help Mississippi River flood victims in Iowa and Illinois. The Arnolds have a home and diner they run in Iowa and have named…
NC-17 ratings were announced on Wednesday for a pair of pix, "Killing Zoe" and "Boxing Helena," according to a 1,277th bulletin from the Classification and Rating Administration of the Motion Picture…
All-Star Game 15.6/28 A real contest until the sixth inning, baseball's summer showcase improved 5% over last year but still ranked as the third-lowest-rated All-Star telecast since 1967. Unlike the…