The BBC has struck a deal to supply programming to Yes Television's broadband video-on-demand service. Several hundred hours of BBC shows across all genres will be available to Yes subscribers via a…
Declining ratings that followed the show's September move out of its 8 p.m. Monday slot are largely responsible for the decision to end the series. Skein's finale -- filmed several weeks ago -- is…
France's Lagardere Group, which is making significant moves into digital TV, has reported 1999 profits of $233 million -- a 14% drop. Revenues were up 15% to $1.2 billion.
Claremont, Calif., is many things to many people: college town, bedroom community, former citrus fruit capital of the Inland Empire. But does it qualify as a bastion of indie film? Several theater…
Screenwriter/novelist William Goldman, whose long list of credits includes “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,” “The Princess Bride” and most recently “The General’s Daughter,” has ankled longtime…
Thanks in part to a rebounding economy, profits rose 25.5% in 1999 at Television Broadcasts (TVB), which intends to move ahead with expansion plans.
Still surrounded by speculation about a takeover, Seagram emerged Sunday as a rumored partner in a three-way merger with French conglomerate Vivendi and U.S. cabler Cox Communications.
Warner Bros.' signature Web site Entertaindom.com has fired up "The Seat Fillers," a series promoting the little-known workers of the Oscars.
And the Oscar weekend B.O. title goes to ... "Erin Brockovich."
Fox Television Studios, an independent TV studio within News Corp., announced that Edward Sabin has joined the company as VP, business and legal affairs. Sabin, who reports to Rich Vokulich, exec VP…
Canada's broadcast regulator has approved CTV's takeover of NetStar Communications, with some strings attached. Although the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunication Commission approved the…