Striking union actors rallied against AT&T in two-dozen cities Tuesday, blasting the telecommunications giant for union-busting in the 73-day work stoppage. Events were part of a push to involve…
Indie label 32 Records, a subsid of CDBeat.com, has hired noted jazz producer Todd Barkan as creative director. He will report to 32 Records prexy-CEO Robert Miller.
After struggling for recognition against more powerful rivals for years, the Karlovy Vary fest has come out a big winner with competition pic "The Big Animal." The Venice fest approached both Polish…
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Granada Media has raised £1.3 billion ($2 billion) through its stock market flotation, valuing the company at $11.3 billion. The cash is expected to be used in a bid for either Carlton Communications…
WNBC-TV New York will produce an original half-hour newscast every night at 7 for the Paxson Communications-owned New York outlet WPXN.
Satcaster Galaxy Latam said DirecTV subs in the region and the Caribbean had surpassed the 1 million mark as of June 30.
The Disney Latino channel will launch in Latin America on July 27 and bow on satcaster Galaxy Latin America's DirecTV service. Disney has a 10-year direct-to-home exclusive deal with the service…
Dutch company Endemol has taken a 50% stake in a production company headed by well-known French TV personality Karl Zero as part of its ongoing drive into French TV work. Zero will keep 32.5% of the…
TV icons Adam West, Lou Ferrigno and Soupy Sales will return to the small screen in the comic-style action series "Black Scorpion." The Sci Fi Channel has acquired the exclusive rights to 22 episodes…
Howard Schacter has been tapped VP of public relations at SFX. Schacter will oversee all SFX global, corporate and internal communications.
Internet broadcasting tech player Streaming21 has secured $11 million in financing. Funds will aid in product development and global rollout of Streaming21's DVD-quality broadband streaming-media…