The formal process of sealing Rupert Murdoch's Star TV property under court order began Wednesday in India as part of the satcaster's obscenity case.
Carol Leifer, creator and star of last season's WB comedy "Alright Already," has inked a non-exclusive deal to develop two new TV scripts for the Greenblatt-Janollari Studio.
On the second day of a lockout by ABC, members of the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians filed a complaint Wednesday with the National Labor Relations Board asking that the net's…
HBO is on a roll with its "World Championship Boxing" specials, racking up a humongous 12.8 Nielsen rating and 24 share in HBO households for the Saturday, Oct. 31 featherweight championship bout…
Allison Brecker, who recently oversaw the production of "One True Thing" for Universal Pictures, has been upped to executive vice-president of production for the studio.
Japan's costly romance with analog high-definition television will come to an end by March 2003 as the country joins the U.S. and Europe in promoting digital HDTV, a Japanese financial daily reported.
A new music video channel called Access Entertainment Network has quietly attained 6 million cable homes in its first three months of existence, and has gained the support of 33 of the 41 top music…
Alliance Atlantis Communications is set to net C$75 million ($48.6 million) in a share issue, with a syndicate of underwriters agreeing to buy, on a "bought-deal" basis 2.65 million class-B…
Animation vet Stephanie Graziano has been tapped to head programming and production for the Bohbot Kids Network, a daily syndie kidvid block set to bow next year.
Software designer Computer Associates Intl. has acquired Viewpoint DataLabs and 3Name3D in a move that creates the largest library of 3D digital computer graphics models available to commercials…