Johnny Carson is getting his own 24-hour channel on DirecTV.
Visual effects producer Alix Eglis has joined Santa Monica-based 525 Studios, where she'll apply her experience in commercial post-production.
Adam Rosen has been promoted to veepee of legal and business affairs for Warner Bros. Intl. Television Production. Rosen joined WB's international TV arm in 1996, most recently serving as director of…
CBS Cable is seeking a 50% partner for CBS TeleNoticias, the Latino newsnet it acquired two years ago.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has retained four investment banks to help market its $500 million stock offering with the hope that new investors will buy into the stock and reduce majority shareholder Kirk…
The U.K.'s Millennium Dome may figure in the next James Bond film, perhaps even as a central element to the plot.
Not quite like a British Airways commercial where dogs in deserted streets bark, "Where is everybody?!?" Broadway was still down sharply in attendance and revenue last week. The height of the tourist…
Satirist David Steinberg has signed on as host of an installment of PBS' "National Desk," a series of hourlong specs billed as explorations of contempo pop culture and its influence on "the…
Thesps Dennis Franz, Kim Delaney and Jenna Elfman have been tapped as presenters on next month's Emmy Awards kudocast.
Christopher Doohan, son of "Star Trek's" James (Scotty) Doohan, told Daily Variety his private investor group has identified a site in Seattle to launch its Sci-fi Cafe theme restaurant chain.