Corus Entertainment kidvid subsidiary Nelvana has sold a slew of shows to broadcasters worldwide.
Chum TV has inked a slew of sales to broadcasters around the globe, including deals with Blighty satcaster BSkyB and the Australian Broadcasting Corp.
Admira, the media subsid of Spanish telco Telefonica, tapped TV-film exec and politician Pedro Antonio Martin Marin as its new topper Thursday.
Bill Maher and Tracy Morgan have been added to the lineup of the 20th anniversary Montreal Just for Laughs comedy festival.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. confirmed Thursday that it is in talks with Vivendi Universal to buy out Viv U's Italian paybox Telepiu.
EMI and BMG have agreed a deal for EMI to license BMG's repertoire in the Greek market.
Granada posted a hefty £191 million ($280 million) first-half loss Thursday, as it counts the cost of the collapse of joint paybox ITV Digital and the advertising recession.
Now that the fall skeds are out of the way, nets are filling in their summer sked with moves ranging from early series starts to the next installment of "Big Brother."
Miramax Films has acquired worldwide rights to non-narrative art film "Naqoyqatsi," produced by Lawrence Taub and Joe Beirne and directed by Godfrey Reggio.
The new James Bond pic, "Die Another Day," will make its world premiere as this year's Royal Film Performance Nov. 18 in London.
Jerry Seinfeld's coming back to television -- or is he? ABC has greenlit a pilot for a half-hour alternative laffer based on "Letters From a Nut," the bestselling series of comedy books penned by the…