Bloomberg Television has become the second foreign broadcaster in as many days to announce it has won limited landing rights in mainland China, with other players expected to follow soon.
It was a great night for reality premieres on Wednesday, as the bows of CBS' "Star Search" and ABC's "The Bachelorette" and "Celebrity Mole: Hawaii" delivered strong ratings, according to preliminary…
A&E Network has snapped up BBC1 series "Spooks," created by David Wolstencroft and produced by Kudos, following a deal brokered by BBC Sales Company in New York.
Merchant bank president and former CEO of Silvio Berlusconi's Fininvest empire Ubaldo Livolsi has been appointed managing director of Cinecitta Holding.
MGM has closed a deal to turn the John Ridley novel "A Conversation With the Mann" into a feature that will be directed by George Tillman Jr. and produced by Robert Teitel, the State Street Pictures…
ABC has the right to bring back David E. Kelley's "The Practice" next fall -- but the show's pricetag may have to come down for that to happen.
Is there a theme here? The Fringe Festival gave us "Urinetown" and "Debbie Does Dallas." Now it's time for "Joys of Sex."
Intermedia has greenlit "Me Again," with Bruce Willis set to star and Dean Parisot to direct. The drama, a co-production between Cheyenne Enterprises and Hartswood Films, will begin production in…
Not bad for an "ancillary" business: Last year, DVDs helped drive the domestic video industry to a monstrous $20.3 billion. Consumers spent $12.1 billion to buy movies on DVD or VHS, and $8.2 billion…
Viacom chief Sumner Redstone pumped his corporate pompoms energetically at a West Coast investors conference Wednesday, while he less characteristically shifted from needling the media competish to…
AOL Time Warner chairman Steve Case will likely weather a board meeting Jan. 16 with his title intact, but shareholders could oust him at the company's annual meeting in May.