Televisa, Mexico's largest broadcaster, has finally approved a new writer's contract after three years of negotiation, upping rights payments and, for the first time, covering royalties for films…
Satcaster BSkyB has ousted Sara Ramsden as head of the struggling Sky One entertainment channel and installed James Baker.
MGM and Germany's Constantin Film have pacted with Teutonic Internet provider T-Online to supply movies for its video-on-demand services.
The prequel to helmer Petter Naess' local smash "Elling" broke this year's box office record in Norway this weekend.
ITV delivered on its promise last week to boost its program budget as part of the merger deal between its two major shareholders, Carlton and Granada.
ABC edged out NBC on Sunday among young adults, with vet drama "The Practice" opening up some distance on competing 10 o'clock legal hour "The Lyon's Den." Fox, which was expected to win the night…
After clinching an output deal with Fox Television, "American Idol" judge Simon Cowell announced Monday that he is beefing up his TV prodco SimCow by snapping up two of Blighty's top entertainment…
ITV's biggest shareholders Carlton and Granada unveiled a new-look management team Friday that will lead the company through its £4.5 billion ($7.2 billion) merger, which was approved Oct. 7 by trade…
Buena Vista Intl. TV will handle TV rights to Miramax and Dimension Films movies in Spain. Exclusive agreement, announced Sunday at Mipcom, kicks in with pics "Kill Bill," "The Hours" and "Chicago."…
HBO is closing in on a three-year overall development deal with "The Sopranos" exec producer Terence Winter. This year Winter picked up his second Emmy nomination for penning the episode "Eloise." He…
Warner Bros. Pictures has picked up scribe Sean Sorensen's pitch "Sealand" for WB-based Industry Entertainment to produce.