In another sign of the belt-tightening affecting Network Row, ABC brass is implementing several new companywide cost-saving measures, including a mandatory hiring freeze for all divisions, a 25%…
Mel Gibson will make his first foray into network television, co-producing a telepic about three of the Aussie thesp's favorite people: Moe, Larry and Curly.
Cablevision Systems' net loss jumped sharply to $238 million in the first quarter, the Long Island, N.Y.-based company said Thursday, despite growth in cable and programming cash flow.
Robert Redford's Wildwood Enterprises has inked a three-year development and production financing pact with Pan-European studio Eureka, an alliance of Germany's Kirch Group and Italy's Mediaset and…
Thesp Kevin Sorbo is saying good-bye to "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys" and hello to Gene Roddenberry's brand of sci-fi/action TV.
MTV, looking to capitalize on the pro-wrestling phenomenon, has purchased the spec script "Tag Team" to be one of the music web's up-coming made-for-TV movies.
Multichannel Advertising Bureau Intl. said ad revs reported by its member networks for Asia, Europe and Latin America soared 23% last year to $692.8 million.
Regent Entertainment has picked up "Free Enterprise," which makes its international bow here Saturday, for worldwide distribution.
This year's Tonycast will give new meaning to the words, "Do it yourself." The single celebrity host format of the Tonys will be pitched this year in favor of a cavalcade of celeb presenters -- many…
Universal Pictures has finally closed a 50-50 joint venture with France's Canal Plus to co-finance the production, development and operational costs of Working Title Films, U's London-based…