As part of its $450 million commitment to original animation, Cartoon Network will open an L.A.-based animation production facility to be headed by former Nick exec Brian Miller.
New Wave Entertainment has tapped Peter Adee as a partner, joining Allen P. Haines, Paul Apel and Alan Baral in the Burbank-based creative service company. His new duties include working in all areas…
"American Beauty" won the best-picture award from the Chicago Film Critics, while the pic's helmer Sam Mendes and actor Kevin Spacey also won in their categories. The film's Wes Bentley won for most…
German national pubcaster ZDF will be expanding its digital operations next month when it introduces its documentary and newsmag channel ZDF.doku.
The board of directors of CTV Inc. recommended Monday that common shareholders of the Toronto-based TV network tender their shares to suitor BCE Inc. (parent of Bell Canada) after the company raised…
Comedy Central has upped Michele Ganeless to senior VP of programming, reporting to the network's exec VP and general manager, Bill Hilary.
The $1 billion proposed merger of online music store CDNow and Columbia House music club was called off Monday, as the companies announced they would instead partner in a different kind of investment…
Station group behemoth Paxson Communications has reported that after its first full year since the launch of Pax TV, the company has achieved "breakeven results" for the quarter ended Dec. 31.
The William Morris Agency's newly restructured London office has struck an exclusive deal to represent film and TV rights for U.K. publisher Canongate.
David McFarland has been named to the newly created position of VP, affiliate advertising sales and distribution marketing at Lifetime Entertainment Services, the company announced Monday.
Jason Lee will co-star with Sigourney Weaver and Jennifer Love Hewitt in MGM's "The Breakers," a comedy about a mother-daughter team of con artists.
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