"Iyanla," Buena Vista's new talker backed by Barbara Walters, has nabbed the thumbs up from TV stations covering about one-third of the country, including ABC O&Os in three of the top five markets…
Even with 150 films to launch into wide release each year, the studios -- like most Americans in the post-Thanksgiving haze -- opt for leftovers in the first weekend of December, sticking with the…
Fox Family Channel has upped Janice Arouh to the newly created post of senior veep of affil sales, making her the No. 2 exec in distribution at the cable net.
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Things are getting a little funnier at Touchstone Television, which has sealed pilot deals starring Hank Azaria at NBC and Jim Belushi at ABC.
Japan's oldest film studio, Shochiku Co., has been through some lean times as a corporation, but the venerable firm is reaping the fruits of a local B.O. hit and is wrapping its first co-production…
Disney's Buena Vista TV will harvest more than $30 million from ABC and cable's USA Network in a shared-window deal for the hit movie "Unbreakable."
Carlton Communications is in advanced talks to sell film processing subsid Technicolor. In its annual results, the ITV network company said it was in negotiations with a "strategic buyer," probably…
Julie Pernworth has been named VP of comedy development for CBS. Crossing over to the Eye from NBC, Pernworth will work in development for new laffers.
One day after being appointed co-presidents of Warner Bros. Intl. theatrical distribution, Sue Kroll and Veronika Kwan-Rubinek were sounding very much like a harmonious double-act.
NBC has pulled the plug on Aaron Spelling's struggling sudser "Titans" and is close to doing the same with "The Michael Richards Show." Peacock execs informed Spelling Tuesday that the network would…
Directors Guild of America president Jack Shea slammed studios and networks for failing to hire enough women and minorities. He was reacting to the guild's annual report, which showed work for…