"Oz" creator Tom Fontana has landed a commitment at Fox to develop a high concept series about three troubled characters whisked away to a secret location and forced to live on their own under their…
The BBC's proposals for two new children's TV channels could cause commercial investment in children's programming to decline by £400 million ($580 million) over the next five years, according to a…
South African pubcaster SABC is to commission programming worth 80 million rand ($11 million) next year.
Toei Animation, one of Japan's top animation houses, expects to raise about 8.6 billion yen ($78.2 million) for its IPO in the over-the-counter market Dec. 8.
While the Eye tribal council remains tight-lipped, rival scheduling toppers are weighing in on CBS' big "Survivor 2" decision. Most of the competing net skedders have placed their bets on Sundays at…
Dutch TV firm Endemol has taken its first steps in China, inking a co-production deal with Procter & Gamble (China Ltd.), Shanghai STV and Sino Universal Media to produce a weekly, primetime…
Video-on-demand company Intertainer has pacted with Cisco Systems to develop technology that will allow cable operators to stream video to digital set-top boxes.
A record 46 countries, including a first-ever entry from Ecuador, have submitted pics to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences for Academy Award consideration in the foreign-lingo category.
A ratings boost from the Sydney Olympics and increased advertising expenditures helped push up the midterm earnings and profits for Japan's major networks, who in turn ratcheted up their full-year…
Scribe Linda Woolverton ("Beauty and the Beast") has struck back-to-back writing deals for projects set in Italy: She's been tapped to adapt the Jeff Shapiro novel "Renato's Luck" at Miramax Films…