ABC/Disney execs including Steve Bornstein and David Westin looked on as Sam Donaldson launched his first regular Webcast on Monday -- a 15-minute news show to air exclusively on the Internet.
SBS Broadcasting has signed an exclusive multi-year contract with Columbia TriStar Intl. Television (CTIT) for a crop of hit films and TV series to air on its two Dutch channels, SBS6 and Net 5.
Sandy Gallin, chairman and chief executive officer of Mirage Entertainment and Sports, has resigned his position after 16 months on the job.
CBS has given a firm pilot commitment to a multicultural cop drama from Frank Renzulli, an Emmy-nominated scribe on HBO's white-hot mob hit "The Sopranos."
Spike and Tonya Lewis Lee are developing a drama series for ABC and Artists Television Group revolving around young lions in the hip-hop/urban music world.
The Eye web has upped John Gray to senior veep of business development for CBS' network sales.
IATSE's Local #1, the stagehands union, has followed the Theatrical Wardrobe Union Local 764 and formally retracted its initial objection to "The Spirit of Broadway" production, tentatively skedded…
Miramax has announced the acquisition of U.K., Australian and New Zealand rights to "The Third Wheel" from foreign sales company Tomorrow Films.
MGM has tapped Fox 2000 exec production veep Alex Gartner to take on the same role at the Lion.
Asian satcaster Star TV has agreed to sell its interest in several Indian broadcasting companies for about $300 million.