Dana Walden has been upped to senior vice president of drama at 20th Century Fox TV on the heels of the studio's best drama development season in recent years.
After a long and heated battle for control of Germany's digital pay TV market, Leo Kirch and Bertelsmann have agreed to become equal partners in pay TV channel Premiere.
Universal Studios has laid off between 40 and 60 of its employees in its information technical support division.
Reed Elsevier, parent of Daily Variety, agreed Monday to acquire Walt Disney Co.'s trade magazine publisher Chilton Business Group for $447 million in cash.
In a stunning corporate move, ABC executive Stuart Bloomberg is expected today to be named chairman of ABC Entertainment, over ABC Entertainment president Jamie Tarses, sources said.
PBS on Monday announced four new preschool series as well as a new corporate underwriter for two of its kids series, "Barney & Friends" and "The Puzzle Place," during its annual meeting in Dallas.
A potential windfall of new advertising revenues emerged as the key motive behind the deal by News Corp. and Liberty Media to buy 40% of Cablevision Systems Corp.'s sports networks for $850 million.
Once again, entertainment dish and tabmag flash proved no match for reruns of "Seinfeld," "Home Improvement" and "The Simpsons" in a May sweep.
Vibe magazine has agreed to become the founding sponsor of the Urbanworld Film Festival, a competitive fest designed to showcase black cinema.
Showtime has announced it will begin running 19 installments of the original anthology series "Dead Man's Gun" on July 13, four months after the show's debut in an original trilogy.
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