Cable operators are fuming at Showtime for offering their main competitor, DirecTV, the right to give all 7.7 million of its subscribers a free preview of the Oct. 23 Mike Tyson/Orrin Norris fight…
Soon it may take more than deep pockets to close a duopoly deal in some of the nations hottest television markets -- it may also require a lucky number.
Turner Classic Movies has bought the world TV premiere of the three-hour documentary "A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies."
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French exhib UGC has acquired the U.K.'s Virgin cinema chain in a deal worth £215 million ($359 million).
With the Nov. 4 start of the all-important sweeps frame less than three weeks away, network programming execs are already making plans to pull or pre-empt both new and veteran shows that aren't…
Television lit agents Ted Chervin and Chris Silbermann have been upped to partners at stalwart literary boutique Broder, Kurland, Webb, Uffner Agency.
For the first time since its inception in 1996, the Southern African Intl. Film and Television Market -- otherwise known as Sithengi (marketplace) -- will stage a film festival for delegates and the…
Simon Sutton has been promoted to senior VP for the international pay and free TV unit of MGM Worldwide TV Distribution. He will report to the division's president, Jim Griffiths.
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide will acquire B/W/R Public Relations for an undisclosed amount.
Nearly a year after ankling his post as chairman and CEO of Universal Pictures, Casey Silver has officially announced the formation of his Santa Monica-based production banner, Gone Fishin' Prods.
The European Commission and the Russian Federation have reached a landmark agreement that will bring copyright laws in Russia in line with EU legislation by July.