NBC's Sunday telecast of the 50th annual Emmy Awards has presented the Peacock with a Sept. 6-13 primetime Nielsens win, delivering enough Nielsen stature to beat out Mark McGwire-boosted Fox and…
I am Roseanne, hear me roar: The opening day Nielsen numbers for "The Roseanne Show" weren't as big as some were expecting, but the early indications of viewer interest were positive for the King…
A two-year-old court case over a disputed terrestrial signal in Slovenia is finally nearing an end.
Following intense speculation that Miramax Films would buy the German-language thriller "Run Lola Run," Sony Pictures Classics picked up North American, U.K., Latin American and other territorial…
Moving swiftly to prevent overruns on its first major production, the Johnny Depp-starrer "The Ninth Gate," Artisan Entertainment, together with completion bond provider Intl. Film Guarantors, has…
Former ABC/Disney Cable Networks president Geraldine Laybourne announced that the first deals for her new company -- dubbed Oxygen Media -- will be the acquisition of three Websites aimed at women…
Roberto Pace, 46, a veteran of Italy's TV industry, has been appointed head of acquisitions of Mediaset, Fininvest's TV company and Italy's largest commercial broadcaster.
Vancouver-based distrib Red Sky Entertainment has inked an exclusive, two-year output deal with New York-based Stratosphere Entertainment, giving Red Sky Canadian rights in all media to the…
Universal and Imagine Films have landed "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" for a live-action feature. Ron Howard will helm with Jim Carrey attached to star, sources say.
Music attorney Lawrence Katz has joined Charles Koppelman's CAK Universal Credit Corp. as senior VP.