In the face of intense political pressure, the major studios Tuesday put forth an industry-wide initiative that, while making concessions, doesn't admit Hollywood's rating system is broken nor stop…
In the fast-growing Webcasting arena, content is king. And nobody has as much universally appealing content as the U.S. That's an important reason why John Raczka, an American with experience snaring…
Jennifer Beals and Karyn Parsons will star in "13 Moons," a relationship comedy to be shot in digital video under helmer Alexandre Rockwell ("In the Soup").
If you are selling pay TV windows or programming that has an Internet component, get ready to sign on the dotted line: the Dutch are hitting the Croisette.
Playboy TV Intl. (PTVI) is launching on cable systems in the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Flemish-speaking Belgium, which jointly represent 6 million subscribers.
Mega-bestselling author Tom Clancy has inked a two-book deal with Putnam said to be worth about $45 million. Clancy, who abandoned his long-standing William Morris agent Robert Gottlieb for AMG last…
The reality TV revolution that has made "Survivor" and "Big Brother" hits in the U.S. and West Euro markets has yet to appear on the Hungarian remote control.
Former Star TV CEO Rathikant Basu, Indian billionaire C. Sivasankaran's Broadcast Worldwide and Madras-based Pentamedia Graphics have agreed to launch programming under the banner Tara (Television…
German kidvidder TV Loonland has wholly acquired Salsa Distribution, a European-based Latin American-aimed distributor of TV, video and merchandising.
Marcus Plantin leads a double life. By day, the vet TV exec is director of programs for ITV network station London Weekend Television, Granada Media's biggest broadcasting business. By night, he…
MTV has upped Salli Frattini to the post of senior VP-executive in charge of production.