A&E Network will toot its own "Hornblower" films to the tune of $10 million-plus -- an unprecedented amount for a cable event and probably for any television production.
Paramount Advertiser Services has upped Laura Molen to VP, strategic planning and sales, and has named David Lawenda VP, sales manager, new media. In her new position, Molen will be responsible for…
Acme Television, the station group headed by WB Network chief Jamie Kellner, and Pax TV parent Paxson Communications are finding common ground with station deals in smaller TV markets.
Judy Pastore is replacing Eddie October as an exec producer and the daily showrunner on "The Roseanne Show."
Rising stars Michael Legge ("Angela's Ashes") and Laura Fraser ("Titus") are teaming up with old-timer Tom Courtenay to topline the Brit comedy "Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?," which started…
Prods. La Fete VP Kevin Tierney will be ankling the Montreal-based film and TV production house to set up his own company, Ardglasson, to produce feature films, miniseries and telefilms.
Jive Records has tapped former New Line Cinema music chief Jon McHugh as veep of creative development.
Jim Newman, a veteran TV business reporter, is moving from KTLA to KABC next month.
Granada Group conditionally has agreed to buy the Mirror Group's 18.6% stake in Scottish Media Group for £110.3 million ($179 million).
Independent film companies racked up $2.3 billion in international sales for the fiscal year that began July 1, 1997, and ended June 30, 1998, according to a survey conducted for the American Film…
USA Networks has promoted corporate communications director Kat Stein to VP and given her the additional title of VP of media relations for the Sci-Fi Channel.