Mark Badagliacca has been promoted to Paramount Pictures senior VP and chief financial officer, replacing outgoing exec VP, CFO and chief administrative officer Patrick B. Purcell, who has retired…
NBC will launch a new series, "One World," this fall as part of its Saturday morning teen block of educational and informational programming dubbed "TNBC" (Teen NBC).
Controversial and immensely popular radio personality Howard Stern will launch a one-hour Saturday latenight show on CBS' owned and operated stations in August. The as-yet-untitled show, which will…
Chris Eigeman has been set to star alongside Jennifer Grey in "It's Like, You Know," the ABC pilot executive produced and written by "Seinfeld" veteran Peter Mehlman for DreamWorks.
United Talent Agency has bolstered its TV client corps, signing writer Edward Bernero (“NYPD Blue,” “Brooklyn South”), producer Joe Davola (“The Keenan Ivory Wayans Show”), writer Tom Hertz (“Spin…
Tommy Lee Jones is close to a deal to make Paramount Pictures' action-thriller "Double Jeopardy" his next starring role. The Bruce Beresford-helmed pic is skedded for a July start.
Flashpoint, the U.K. entertainment financing company, will invest between $20 million and $25 million in "The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne," a lavish TV drama series that is set to start shooting…
ABC is bringing "Soul Man" back to its Tuesday 8:30 p.m. timeslot April 14 and is sliding "Something So Right" into the 9:30 p.m. slot.
Clear Channel Communications announced Wednesday that it had completed its previously announced merger with Chicago-based Universal Outdoor Holdings, which it will consolidate with its Phoenix-based…
Canadian TV producer Telescene Film Group is set to significantly increase its presence in Gotham via a series of deals with New York writer-producers, said Michael Yudin, who heads the…
Further beefing up its presence in the urban music marketplace, A&M Records has pacted with multi-platinum-selling rapper Kurupt to launch Antra Records, a music and production outfit that is being…