Oliver Schuendler has been named head of revamped German producer-distributor Bavaria Media Television.
Cromosoma, one of Spain's biggest animation houses, has tapped Federico Montagud as its new director general and Manuel Campo Vidal and Lluis Oliva as strategy advisors.
Even before Eminem's "Lose Yourself" won the Oscar for best song Sunday night, the "8 Mile" DVD was selling and renting at a record pace.
Against a backdrop of war, Sunday's telecast of the Academy Awards on ABC attracted the smallest audience on record for the kudocast. Preliminary Nielsen nationals show the Oscars averaging 33.1…
Panavision has upped its Asia/Pacific topper Denis Noonan to president of European operations, based in London.
Court TV plans to lay out a record $180 million for programming over the next two years, three-fourths of which will go to original series and specials.
NBC Enterprises has promoted Sean O'Boyle to the newly created post of senior VP and national syndication sales manager for NBC Enterprises.
The cable news marriage between Discovery Communications and the New York Times Co. will bow tonight at 8 p.m., but don't expect any shock and awe.
After three years on the block and at least two false starts, final offers for Hughes and its prized DirecTV platform are expected to be lodged with parent General Motors by the end of this week.
Food Network has added four new series to its daytime sked under the banner "In the Kitchen."
Even after just one day, "sober" looks set to become the word that best describes this year's Mip TV mart.