Paramount TV veteran John Nogawski has been promoted to prexy of distribution for the Paramount Domestic TV syndie arm.
Producer Dino De Laurentiis has zeroed in on Ridley Scott to direct "Hannibal," the sequel to "Silence of the Lambs," but the hunt for a writer continues.
DirecTV Japan said Wednesday that it is approaching the 285,000 subscriber mark, but plans a marketing push as its new-subscriber numbers have fallen below 10,000 a month.
Kirk Kerkorian's MGM may be the sick man of Hollywood, but it has furnished its new vice chairman, Chris McGurk, with a five-year compensation package worth at least $20 million, an MGM SEC filing…
Bud Paxson, chairman of Paxson Communications, is preparing a daily three-hour block of health programming for his family-oriented Pax TV broadcast network in the fall.
Richard Belzer, star of NBC's canceled drama "Homicide: Life on the Street," may have jumped the gun Wednesday when he announced on NBC's "Today" that "if the network doesn't screw it up, John Munch…
Suzanne Austin has been promoted to VP of marketing and promotions for Columbia TriStar Intl. Television and will report to Annie Morita, head of sales and marketing for the division.
The battle of the experts got under way in earnest Wednesday in the valuation phase of Jeffrey Katzenberg's lawsuit against the Walt Disney Co. with the first witness explaining how he came up with a…
Dutch-based United Pan Europe Communications (UPC) moved to widen its footprint in Europe with an agreement to acquire Polish cable, digital direct-to-home (DTH) and program provider @Entertainment.
The B-52's, long one of the rock world's more cartoonish acts, may soon be livin' in their own, not-so-private animated skein.