Blockbuster Inc. and Enron Broadband Services have selected Motorola to manufacture the set-top box the companies will use in their video-on-demand service.
The NFL has just wrapped the regular-season games on its 2000 schedule, and, on the surface, things look pretty bad: All four of the networks that carry games nationally have slipped in household…
Chris Craft/United Television's "HouseCalls" has become the first official casualty among the crop of new firstrun strips this TV season. Chris Craft has pulled the plug on the reality show, which is…
Long-suffering showbiz stocks surged along with the broader market Wednesday, following a surprise interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve Bank. Merger partners Time Warner and America Online led…
Norwegian producer Line Sandsmark, whose Kaliber Films most recently backed the award-winning "Shut the Door," will take over as head of the West Norwegian Film Centre in Bergen, succeeding Hans Otto…
Brilliant Digital Entertainment has tapped Robert Chmiel to the newly combined position of chief financial officer and chief operating officer.
ITV and the BBC, the U.K.'s main terrestrial broadcasters, suffered a ratings decline in primetime during 2000, due in part to increasingly mainstream competition from Channel 4 and Channel 5. Their…
Troubled German kidvidder EM.TV faces damage claims running into millions of marks as a group of frustrated shareholders threatens legal action over the company's drastically fallen profits.Lawyers…
James Hedges has been upped to senior VP and chief financial officer of the ABC Television Network. Hedges, who had been senior VP, finance and planning for the ABC Entertainment Television Group…
Vittorio Cecchi Gori Group has appointed Italian sports journalist and editor Mario Sconcerti director of the group, the film company announced Wednesday.