Star Channel has signed a seven-year distribution deal with Warner Bros. after 18 months of negotiations.
"Big Brother" is coming to South Africa, the first developing country to hook up with the reality show that has spread through Europe like a bush fire.
Government-licensed film financier Macquarie Film Corp. and cable web Showtime are bankrolling "The Nugget," toplining Eric Bana.
In a surprising move, DreamWorks Pictures has agreed to sell half its stake in "The Road to Perdition" to Twentieth Century Fox. The DreamWorks-originated gangster pic will be helmed by Sam Mendes…
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Veteran Paramount current programming exec Steve Stark is jumping to Columbia TriStar Television, taking on a new gig as head of development.
Wall Streeters bought into the "Pearl Harbor" hoopla Monday, even as Disney's head mouseketeer effectively warned against irrational exuberance over the looming release of the World War II actioner.
Screenwriter-helmer Frank Pugliese, a former artistic director of Gotham's Naked Angels Theater, is developing "Italian," a feature about Italian emigres in America, at GreeneStreet Films. Marisa…
With three days remaining, both NBC and CBS jumped the gun Monday and claimed victory in the May sweeps contest.
Animated series "The Triplets," from Barcelona, Spain-based Cromosoma, will make its U.S. bow on Spanish-lingo net Telemundo in October. Deal marks Cromosoma's first U.S. rights sale.
Fox will bow a branded, 24-hour general entertainment channel in Spain on June 1, its first such venture in the Euro pay TV market. It joins the territory's existing Fox channels, Fox Kids Network…
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