Writer-producer Chip Johannessen has signed a multiyear drama development pact with Studios USA. Johannessen most recently exec-produced the Fox pilot "Ultraviolet."
Quincy Jones Media Group and Gerber Pictures are teaming to produce what is known as the "untitled Looney Tunes car project." Outing is Warner Bros. Animation's first feature foray into the Looney…
France's public broadcasting body, the Conseil Superieur de l'Audiovisual, on Tuesday reappointed Marc Tessier as head of public TV holding France Television for a five-year stint.
New plays by Arthur Laurents, A.R. Gurney and Athol Fugard are among the highlights of the upcoming season at New Jersey's major theaters. There will be revivals of musicals featuring the songs of…
Americans may be regressing into their second childhood: The Cartoon Network scored its best numbers ever last week, tying for first place in primetime among all cable networks with an eye-opening…
MP3Board.com, the target of a copyright infringement suit filed by the RIAA in New York federal court, has returned fire. The Web firm has filed a lawsuit charging merger partners Time Warner and…
Harvey Entertainment, which is close to a sale of all or part of the company, Tuesday reported a second-quarter loss broadened in part by the sell-off of a stake in another entertainment company.
Even after the final tiki torch is extinguished, the last alliance member is plucked off and Richard finally puts on some pants and goes home, CBS will continue to reap the benefits of the summer…
On the heels of Adrienne Gary's departure as senior veep of worldwide human resources (Daily Variety, Aug. 21), Warner Bros. has tapped Time Warner exec Akihiko (Kiko) Washington as Gary's…
Gross television advertising revenues in Germany grew by 8% in the first six months of the year to reach DM7.59 billion ($4.67 billion), according to new figures from AC Nielsen.
Theater director Gale Edwards' heart has been racing over her adaptation of Jacobean tragedy "The White Devil," which bowed Aug. 18 as a Sydney Theater Co. presentation at the Sydney Olympic Arts…