Media mogul Israel Asper, founder of the burgeoning CanWest Global empire, and his family have donated C$20 million ($13 million) to the Winnipeg Foundation and the Jewish Foundation of Manitoba, one…
The films "The Art of Norton Simon" and "Keepers of the Frame" will be featured at the Dec. 5 installment of the Contemporary Documentary Series, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts…
An Australian consortium led by ad agency the Singleton Group and investment banker Mark Carnegie is investing $38 million for a stake in SCTV, one of the top three networks in Indonesia.
NBC, strengthened on its weakest nights by the likes of the Dixie Chicks and Leonardo DiCaprio, claimed another ratings victory last week in the key demo of adults 18-49. With Thanksgiving night…
James Murdoch, CEO of his father Rupert Murdoch's Star TV, is lobbying the Indian government for a higher foreign stake in direct-to-home TV services.
David Bowie, in conjunction with the Virgin Music Group Worldwide, has become the first major-label artist to pact with MP3.com's digital music storage service, My.MP3.com.
The National Music Publishers' Assn. and the U.S. Copyright Office have bowed a service for filing musical copyright materials over the Internet, the NMPA announced Monday.
WCBS-TV, CBS' flagship O&O in Gotham, and Discovery Nets' TLC have reached an agreement to collaborate on programming for the station's newscasts. CBS will broadcast reports based on upcoming…
United Intl. Pictures Australia managing director Mike Selwyn has been upped to regional supervisor for Australasia. That means he now has oversight of UIP's operations in New Zealand, where Timothy…
Icebox.com has licensed "Zombie College" to Fox to develop the Web toon into a live-action, half-hour pilot for the network's 2001-02 programming season. Pact marks the first time a series has made…