Petry Television, the rep firm that provides a number of services to TV station clients, including programming strategy, has hired Shelby Mason as its associate director of programming.
Jamie Cardriche, a former star of the UPN series "Malcolm & Eddie," has filed a $5 million breach of contract lawsuit against the show's producers for firing him, and further charges producers with…
In the wake of a test launch earlier this summer, Hungary's M-SAT cable network said it will hit the air in November with a full slate of children's programming, including entertainment culled from…
Disney Theatricals has inked a deal with noted choreographer Lar Lubavitch to handle the hoofing for its new tuner, "The Hunchback of Notre Dame."
Lifetime has nailed down one of its main objectives in scheduling three expensive, original primetime series back-to-back on Tuesday: It's harvesting almost 50% more women 18-49 in the time period.
FCC chairman Bill Kennard told congressional leaders Friday that a federal court "can and should" postpone the planned cutoff of network signals for satcast subscribers until Feb. 1.
United Intl. Pictures this month will have a last chance to avoid an enforced breakup by trying to convince European antitrust regulators that it does not stifle competition.
Building upon the success of its initial co-production, John Sayles' "Men With Guns", IFC Prods. has greenlighted three new projects, one each from veteran indie directors Victor Nunez ("Ulee's…
Josh Elbaum, a veteran international television exec, has joined Paris-based Media Development Group and distrib Arathos as president.
A Silicon Valley startup company plans to start selling a new digital television recorder that will provide viewers vastly greater powers of control over the process of both watching and recording TV…