The better openings by U.S. films overseas last week did not scale great heights, while a sizable number of other debutantes barely got off the ground.
Britain's Channel Four has inked a worldwide distribution deal with U.S. documentary maker Jonathan Stack.
Univision flagship WXTV is joining Gotham's ayem news battle. Spanish-lingo station Monday announced plans for a 6 a.m. weekday local newscast to serve as a lead-in for Univision's national morning…
The ITV network has poached S Club 7, the kids pop group with its own BBC TV series, for a one-off special.
Photographer Pat York has optioned "The Marzipan Pigeon," Alicia Donati's book about a love affair in the New York art scene.
The Montreal World Film Festival this year will fete Richard Dreyfuss and Walt Disney. Dreyfuss will receive the Grand Prix Special des Ameriques at a ceremony at the Imperial Cinema on Sept. 4. The…
Portuguese mini-major Lusomundo has acquired 25% of SIC, the country's top-rated private broadcaster.
Dutch publishing giant VNU is expanding further into the data delivery industry, with a $2.7 billion deal for Nielsen Media Research.
In its efforts to acquire Deutsche Telekom's regional cable network, Deutsche Bank has said it is willing to grant the giant telecommunications group far-reaching concessions. Deutsche Bank appears…
Longtime "Politically Incorrect With Bill Maher" exec producer Scott Carter is ankling the ABC latenighter to develop programs for the soon-to-launch femme cabler Oxygen.
In a surprise move, veteran Broadway producer Alexander H. Cohen has filed a petition against the American Theater Wing for control of the Tony Awards name and logo.