In an important step toward the establishment of rights terms regarding film and audiovisual productions aired on pay-per-view outlets in Italy, national copyright association SIAE has firmed a pact…
Lifetime has given a script order to Disney for a sitcom called "Moose Mating" starring newcomer Marcy Kaplan.
The disappearance of an average of three pro-basketball games a week has begun to clobber Ted Turner's TNT and TBS in the Nielsen ratings.
Armed with picket signs and chanting their convictions, opponents of the proposed merger of the Screen Actors Guild and AFTRA took their case Thursday to SAG headquarters in Los Angeles.
To strengthen its hand in Latino pay TV, Columbia TriStar Intl. TV has opened an expanded office in Miami and appointed new general managers to its two regional cable channels.
Higher interest costs sent Overseas Filmgroup Inc.'s net profit down to $37,739 in the third quarter, it said Thursday, from $434,940 despite 19% growth in revenues to $7.2 million.
Stephen Chao, president of programming and marketing for USA Networks, has restructured the marketing department, a reorganization that involves four executives.
The two top execs at Walt Disney Co.'s ESPN Networks have moved up a notch: Steve Bornstein moves up from president to chairman, while George Bodenheimer takes over as president from his post as exec…
Fisher Cos. announced an agreement Thursday to acquire the broadcasting assets of Retlaw Enterprises, the group of 11 network-affiliated TV stations that its owners -- the daughter and other…
Shaw Communications announced Wednesday that it intends to sell its 47.85% stake in Sportscope Television Network, which runs the Canuck web Headline Sports.
Time Warner stock rocketed $6.62 or 7% to a new all-time high of $105.50 Thursday after the entertainment giant announced a two-for-one stock split, effective Dec. 15, that will bring the stock price…