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.
Mexico's rival stations Televisa and TV Azteca will be competing at Mipcom to sign the country's first reality format. Televisa VP of programming Alberto Ciurana admitted, "They are very attractive…
Everest Connections, attempting to offer broadband services in Kansas City, has complained to the FCC that Time Warner stifles competition by striking exclusive agreements with manufacturers of…
Gwyneth Paltrow is near a commitment to star for Miramax in "View From the Top," a romantic comedy to be directed by Bruno Barreto. The film, about a small-town woman trying to achieve her goal of…