Following its split with local production company Argos Comunicacion, No. 2 Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca has inked separate co-production deals with Columbia TriStar Intl. Television (CTIT) and…
Eleven-year 20th Century Fox vet Scott Neeson has landed the plum job of president of the studio's international theatrical distribution arm, replacing Jim Gianopulos who was elevated to co-chairman…
Ben Stiller is now officially in puberty. With producing partner Stuart Kornfeld, the "Zoolander" star and producer has set up Patton Oswalt's script "Puberty" at New Line Cinema, via his Red Hour…
In the second high-profile hire in as many weeks, the Gersh Agency has signed a deal with William Morris Agency tenpercenter Mike Lubin to head its motion picture literary department in Gotham…
International Creative Management is beefing up its approach to the Web, creating a new-media division and tapping one-time ICM TV agent Lance Klein to serve as veep of new media. In the newly…
In the opening salvo of their fierce ratings war, the BBC scored strongly against ITV Monday despite heavyweight competition from "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire."
Time Warner has accused AT&T of being untruthful in asking the FCC to rescue difficult negotiations over the dissolution of a partnership linking the two media giants.
Former NFL player Rae Carruth may not be O.J. Simpson, but Court TV is hoping that his upcoming murder trial will captivate viewers. Cabler will devote four of its daytime programs to live coverage…
Chen Kaige's "Killing Me Softly," starring Heather Graham and Joseph Fiennes, has been sold to Pathe in the U.K. and Amuse Video in Japan.
A dominant Thursday night was enough to power NBC to first place in key demos for the week, a frame that proved a winning one for each of the six nets. According to Nielsen, the Peacock's Thursday…