Helmer-producer Mimi Leder has returned to Fox, where she recently signed a new deal to direct and exec produce pilots. Leder helmed the pilot to Fox's upcoming Warner Bros. TV drama "Jonny Zero,"…
After years as the No. 1 enemy of the recording industry, Napster founder Shawn Fanning is launching a company with hopes of taking peer-to-peer networks legit.
The Producers Guild of America has tapped FX's "Rescue Me" as recipient of its 2005 Visionary Award.
Primetime viewership is down, but daytime is up in Los Angeles, as stations wind up their first November sweeps with local People Meters. Despite fears that the Spanish-language stations would be…
In an outright purchase worth seven-figures, New Line bought the rights to make a romantic comedy out of the pop culture phenomenon book "He's Just Not That Into You: The No-Excuses Truth to…
Loren Schwartz has been tapped VP, creative advertising, at Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group.
Sony Imageworks has upped Debbie Denise from senior vice president to exec VP and executive producer.
Eddy Hartenstein, vice chairman of DirecTV and satellite TV pioneer, will retire at the end of the year, a little more than a year after News Corp. took control of the satcaster, the company said…
Apple launched its iTunes Music Store in Canada late Thursday, a few days later than expected, and served up a bargain to Canuck music fans.
Top syndie skeins showed no particular trend during the week of Nov. 15-22, as nine of the 25 highest-rated strips increased their national rating, nine dipped, and seven stayed put. But average…
People Meters have replaced the passive Nielsen meters for the first sweeps in New York, causing audience levels to go down by as much as 10% in some time periods during November.
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