Mexico's TV duopoly may soon be over. General Electric and its subsidiary Telemundo aim to rescue Mexico's bankrupt Canal 40 and challenge broadcasting powerhouses Televisa and TV Azteca.
Fox is keeping a tight lid on the plot and cast for the upcoming fifth season of hit drama "24," but some details are starting to leak out. Thesps Jean Smart, Brady Corbet and Connie Britton will…
The U.K. government has proposed a new system of film tax credits designed to boost British talent and production companies while also attracting Hollywood pics to shoot in the U.K.
Any hope of a near-term settlement in the looming high-def digital disc war went up in smoke Friday when Fox picked a side, opting to cast its lot with Sony's Blu-ray Disc format.
Suffering its second high-profile defection in as many months, the Firm has lost longtime manager JoAnne Colonna to Brillstein-Grey Management. Her departure appears to leave the management company…
Discovery Networks Latin America has tapped Buenos Aires-based Promofilm to produce local versions of "Wife Swap" and "While You Were Out."
American Muslim lifestyle channel Bridges TV is set to bow in the U.K. on satcaster BskyB before the end of the year. The Buffalo, N.Y., based English-lingo Islamic channel was launched Stateside in…
Film producer Trish Lake has been elected prexy of the Screen Producers Association of Australia. Effective September, she will replace Stephen F. Smith, managing director of Frameworks…
Producers Sergio Silva and Jan Mojto have reteamed for another Mafia drama, following up on their cooperation in the 1980s and '90s on Italian TV classic "La piovra" (The Octopus).
Oz reality TV is in hot water with animal rights group RSPCA for the third time in recent weeks. The group has written to Channel 10 and production company Grundy Television to protest a segment that…