Caryn Mandabach, one of the producers behind comedy hits "The Cosby Show" and "Roseanne," has signed a development deal with the BBC to make five sitcoms for the pubcaster.
"Desperate Housewives" is not just putting the sizzle back in ABC's primetime: Along with a clutch of other hot American dramas, it's changing the perception of U.S. programming worldwide.
The Florida Film Fest is set to kick off tonight with an East Coast preem of Sony Pictures Classics and Alice Wu's "Saving Face."
Discovery predicted another bullish year for ad-supported cable, estimating that up to $500 million will shift from broadcast TV to cable in the upfront for 2005-06.
Living up to his reputation as a fearsome corporate raider, Carl Icahn struck against Blockbuster Thursday, vowing to nominate his own slate of directors at the company's upcoming annual meeting and…
In what could be Spain's key TV appointment for international product providers, Antena 3 programming director Fernando Jerez has ankled for pay TV Sogecable's upstart analog free-to-air TV station.
Warner Music Group was slapped with an additional subpoena March 31 by New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer relating to an industry-wide probe of the ties between music companies and radio…
CanWest reported Thursday that it has turned a quarterly loss into a profit on the strength of continuing boffo performance from its foreign holdings. For the second quarter of 2005 ended Feb. 28…
Kodak-owned post house LaserPacific has tapped former HBO Asia CEO Dan Murrell as chairman and CEO. Murrell assumed his post Wednesday. He will report to Bertrand Decoux, general manager of Kodak…
Beth Feldman has been tapped VP for the CBS Communications Group. Newly created Gotham-based gig puts Feldman in charge of publicity campaigns tied to program-related projects associated with the CBS…