Rapper-actor Ice-T has been cast in the UPN drama pilot "The Disciples," and Hollywood manager Gavin Polone is playing an agent in the Fox comedy pilot "Action."
The merger of Comcast and Media One could usher in a new programming powerhouse.
The Indian government says it will soon pass legislation to regulate TV channels and their advertising.
Bryant Gumbel's Dunbar Prods. is producing a 13-week roundtable talkshow series for pubcasters dubbed "The Reading Club," to be hosted by longtime Gotham news anchor Carol Martin.
In a move designed to streamline the release of vids into the marketplace, Universal Studios Home Video has tapped Craig Kornblau as prexy.
The TV-centered partnership announced Friday between Germany's Kirch Group and Italy's Mediaset will involve a pooling of assets worth some DM2 billion ($1.1 billion) -- but more importantly, the…
Longtime VH1 exec Eddie Dalva has been promoted to senior VP, programming, acquisitions and co-productions.
NBC said it still plans to have three soaps on the air this fall -- though for how much longer remains an open question.
Consolidating its presence on the TV market circuit, sports fair Sportel America drew 650 participants here by its Monday opening, with another 100 or so expected to register through Thursday's close.
After a pay-per-view deal in the U.K. last week, the international TV arm of MGM has clenched a licensing agreement with broadcast network M6 in France.
Germany's biggest movie theater chain, Cinemaxx AG, is staking out new territory after taking over 51% of rival Omniplex.