The U.K.'s first true video-on-demand service will be launched in October, using British Telecom's national phone network.
Nonprofit theater producer Rattlestick Prods. is partnering with commercial producer Daryl Roth to co-produce "Vick's Boy" Off Broadway.
The ascension of Barry Meyer to the top corporate post in charge of film and TV at Warner Bros. is now regarded as a fait accompli on the Warner Bros. lot. And while the quiet, well-liked Meyer is…
Barry Diller said Thursday he would "beg, borrow or steal any cable network" he could find, even as his own top-rated USA net helped boost quarterly revenue and trim losses at parent company USA…
Rupert Murdoch's underachieving FX cable network will harvest more than 4 million new subscribers on Aug. 17, thanks to a wide-ranging affiliate deal with DirecTV.
Cabler Outdoor Life Network has cut a four-year, $3 million deal for the exclusive TV rights to the Tour de France, cycling's most prestigious event.
Miramax's genre arm, Dimension Films, has signed comic book scribe Scott Lobdell ("The X-Men," "Spider-Man") to a two-year, five-picture deal.
Paul Reiser's Nuance Prods. has inked a new development and production pact with Columbia TriStar TV, home for the past seven years to his show "Mad About You."
As predicted by Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. execs earlier this month, the Canadian film and TV company reported a major loss for the past year.
Australia's Television & Media Services, which includes the country's biggest cinema advertising contractor and a major production facility, disclosed a series of deals Thursday with units of Kerry…