The marketplace for off-network hours has fallen so drastically in the last year or so that TNT has landed the reruns of Twentieth TV's "Angel" for the bargain-basement price of $250,000 an episode.
Showtime will team up with graduate film students at NYU to develop short films with AIDS-related themes.
Seems the White House may have wanted to debate Iraqi president Saddam Hussein after all. Bushies and CBS had a diplomatic meltdown Wednesday over Dan Rather's rare and exclusive sit-down with Saddam…
It's not uncommon for exhibs to take jobs in distribution or for distribs to cross over into exhibition, but it's highly unusual for companies in each segment to swap execs in their respective…
TF1 chief Patrick Le Lay has capped a prospective offer for bankrupt KirchMedia's German TV station group ProSieben.Sat 1 at no more than $430 million.
Phil Donahue is not going quietly. After having been nixed by MSNBC, Donahue let a few salvos fly on Wed., issuing a protest email that condemned his former network for being impatient with his…
Fox captured its eighth straight Tuesday in key demos behind the powerhouse combo of "American Idol" and "24."
John Malone's Liberty Media and Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. have discarded plans to bid jointly for DirecTV, people close to the companies said Wednesday.
Buoyant ad sales coupled with significant U.S. subscriber gains helped Hallmark Channel parent company Crown Media realize a 35% fourth-quarter increase in revenues to $42.1 million.
An unflappable Kevin Martin stood tough Wednesday as top Capitol Hill lawmakers pointed fingers at the Republican FCC commish for breaking with his party and going directly against Federal…
Five distribution execs at Sony Pictures have gotten their VP stripes.