The Sci Fi Channel has promoted Tom Vitale to the new post of senior VP of programming and original movies, reinforcing his role as network point man for as many as two dozen fresh made-for-cable…
Gotham's streets teemed with ghosts, devils and Michael Jacksons over the weekend, and you can bet they weren't headed to "Wonderful Town."
Eric Bogosian has joined the cast of Stephen Adly Guirgis' "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot," world preeming Off Broadway.
On a purely visceral level, showbiz execs would likely embrace a victory by John Kerry in today's presidential election. After all, President Bush has all but spurned pop culture, seemingly proud of…
The topper of German pubcaster ARD has dismissed claims by digital paybox Premiere that it has consistently abused license fees to stifle competition for sports rights.
"World Series of Blackjack" is headed back to the table. Cabler GSN has ordered a second round of the casino-based hit, whose first season provided the net with hefty growth in key young-adult demos.
Germany's equivalent to Jay Leno is heading back to TV after a year's absence. Harald Schmidt ankled in December after former managing director Martin Hoffmann was ousted in an exec reshuffle.
RTVE will hike its commitment to the Spanish film industry next year, according to Juan Menor, director of the pubcaster's TV division, TVE.
Helmer Hector Babenco's HB Filmes will produce a spinoff of his box office hit, prison drama "Carandiru," for Brazil's No. 1 net TV Globo. Globo plans to air the 10-episode skein of "Carandiru: Other…
The combination of "Desperate Housewives" and "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" again proved unstoppable for ABC on Sunday, as the Alphabet captured the night in key demo categories, according to…
Los Angeles-based Menemsha Films has licensed U.S. rights to Andres Wood's Chilean foreign-language Oscar hopeful "Machuca" from Spanish sales consortium Latido.