Michael J. Wolf is ankling MTV Networks after 15 months as prexy-chief operating officer, the company said Thursday, marking the second high-profile departure from Viacom in two days.
It's not just the Latins who are trying to make hay with telenovelas. Korean broadcaster SBS is bringing its own locally produced, but now completely remastered in Spanish, sudser "Escalera al Cielo"…
Debmar-Mercury has cleared Lionsgate's series, "The Dead Zone," in 85% of the country, including all top ten markets, for a fall national syndication launch.
Reacting to a proposal by Japan's Internal Affairs & Communications Ministry to cut NHK subscriber fees by 20% by fiscal 2008, pubcaster prexy Genichi Hashimoto told reporters Thursday that such a…
Two episodes of HBO's "The Sopranos" and a pair of segments from ABC's "Grey's Anatomy" drew mentions to stand out among DGA television noms.
Andre Techine's "Les Temoins" (Witnesses) and Jacques Rivette's "Ne touchez pas la hache" (Don't Touch the Ax) have joined the competition lineup at next month's Berlin Film Festival.
Marion Edwards has been upped to the newly created post of president, International Television - Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution, effectively immediately.
Off Broadway's Atlantic Theater Company is juggling its spring sked to accommodate a six-week extension of its well-received revival of "The Voysey Inheritance."
Mark Burnett is expanding his empire to include kudocasts, signing on as exec producer of the 16th annual MTV Movie Awards. The "Survivor" guru replaces Joel Gallen, who's produced the nontraditional…
Viacom topper Sumner Redstone exercised options for 24,430 shares of common stock and sold 14,538 additional shares under a prearranged trading plan, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission…
There may not be many firstrun strips coming into the market in 2007, but a number of established ones are getting renewals on the eve of NATPE. NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution has…