Univision Communications is acquiring Raycom Media's Puerto Rican subsid WLII/WSUR, marking its entry into the key Hispanic market. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Interactive television software firm OpenTV said Thursday it plans to acquire British gamemaker Static for $59 million in cash and stock.
Fox Searchlight has signed on for sci-fi thriller "28 Days Later" with director Danny Boyle ("Trainspotting") attached. Separately, Searchlight is in final negotiations with Jim Sheridan ("The…
"Shrek" producer John Williams is bringing his fairy tale touch to Berlin, inking a multipic production and development agreement with local animator Greenlight Media.
Harvey Entertainment shareholders on Thursday approved the sale of the comic-characters licenser to investors group Classic Media for $17 million plus debt assumption and also blessed a Harvey name…
The administration committee of the Tony Awards announced new members of its nominating committee. Each member serves for a three-year term.
After a mere five months on the job, BMG Entertainment exec VP and chief administrative officer Konrad Hilbers has ankled his position at the major label group, sources close to the situation said.
CNN is restructuring its management team to fill the void left by the departure of veteran exec Gail Evans, who retired last week.
In the wake of recent layoffs, Pearson Television has announced another wave of executive promotions within its international and enterprises division, newly formed by the recent merger of Pearson…
PBS and the Corp. for Public Broadcasting have teamed with Carlton Intl. Media to set up a new programming production fund that will add $20 million to the National Program Service, PBS' main feed…
The Sixers weren't the only big losers Wednesday night. Opposite stiff competish from game four of the NBA Finals, ABC's long-delayed journo drama "The Beast" got positively mauled, according to…