Scripps Howard Prods. has acquired rights to Tami Hoag's novel "A Thin Dark Line," which is now being developed as a two-hour telefilm at ABC.
Roseanne has landed big bucks and some of TV's prime real estate for her new talkshow venture with King World Prods.
"Seinfeld," the most popular sitcom in America, has just died on German television. Teutonic viewers preferred vintage episodes of "Hogan's Heroes" instead.
Japan's market for television advertising is expected to grow by 50% in 2005, as compared with 1995, with cable TV and direct satellite broadcasting leading the charge, according to a report from a…
Cineplex Odeon Corp. confirmed Friday it was "in discussions" with Sony Theatres about a possible merger, but it warned that no deal had yet been reached and any deal would have to undergo regulatory…
For top-tier American TV shows, no foreign market is as hot right now as Great Britain. Commercial broadcaster ITV last week forked out a record price for terrestrial rights to the Warner Bros…
Planet Hollywood has bumped Patty Casino to VP, national public relations. She will oversee all corporate relations for the company and its subsidiaries. Before joining Planet Hollywood, Casino was…
The Venezuelan-based Cisneros Television Group (CGT) today completed the 90% acquisition of Imagen Satelital, Argentina's largest premium channel programmer and distributor, for a total of $114…
Times Square traffic was in a knot for the second time in a week June 19, this time to mark the ascendance of "Cats" as the longest-running Broadway show in history.
Disney's smash "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" is finally headed for the sequel route.
Golden Harvest Entertainment will honor its No. 1 son, Jackie Chan, with a retrospective of his films and contests for his fans this September at one of its local theaters.