Sandra Pastoor has been upped to senior VP of affil relations for UPN.
Following marathon bargaining sessions over the weekend in Calgary, the Alliance of Canadian Cinema Television and Radio Artists (ACTRA) finally reached a tentative agreement with Canadian and U.S…
Only weeks after conquering the box office with his latest "Star Wars" installment, George Lucas on Monday won the rights to develop a $250 million "digital arts center" on 23 acres of San…
Even though there's little difference in standards for language, sex and violence between the basic cable networks and the broadcast networks, cable and broadcast still televise very different kinds…
"Gods and Monsters" producer Regent Entertainment, which recently entered the domestic distribution arena, has acquired worldwide rights to "Spent," the feature directing debut of Gil Cates Jr.
The kidvid biz in Germany is set to get a boost with family channel Super RTL stepping up co-productions, launching an Internet site and expanding merchandising and other sidelines to reinforce its…
Fleishman Hillard, the St. Louis-based PR firm that boasts a heavyweight corporate client list including the makers of Budweiser, is looking to go Hollywood with the purchase of BWR.
After being dropped five months ago by cabler MediaOne, Court TV has signed a new affiliate deal with MediaOne to get back the subscribers that it lost.
Warner Bros. has made a preemptive purchase of "Helldorado," a spec script penned by HorsePower Entertainment co-chief Cooper Layne in a mid- against high-six-figure deal.
The 11th incarnation of leading German media get-together the Media Forum NRW kicked into gear Sunday with events devoted to "crossover media" -- the convergence of traditional broadcasting and…
The marketers of Tinky Winky, Dipsy, Laa-Laa and Po bested the likes of Tom Hanks, Fox, Columbia, Universal and Warner Bros. in the screen-rights chase for "Eloise," the classic Kay Thompson books…