Televisa has acquired rights to tape the stage production "Rugrats en Vivo" and air the show on its direct-to-home satellite, cable and broadcast formats. Nickelodeon Latin America's live-action show…
Alex Ben Block, who served as the editor of the Hollywood Reporter for seven years up until last November, is bringing his entertainment industry expertise to the pages of Centropolis Interactive's…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has ordered the 20th Century Fox TV comedy pilot "Jeff of the Universe" created by David Mirkin, the director of "Romy and Michele's High School Reunion" and a former exec…
TNT has bought the cable rights to reruns of Twentieth TV's "The Pretender," for the relatively modest license fee of about $250,000 an episode.
The bitter rivalry between France's Television Par Satellite (TPS) digital consortium and pay TV group Canal Plus is about to spill onto the soccer field.
Gregory Lanesey's "30, Still Single: Contemplating Suicide," a comedy about a young man's difficult search for a bride in contemporary L.A., received the best feature prize at the Santa Monica Film…
Barry Diller's USA Network and Sci-Fi Channel have hired five new programming executives in Los Angeles to reflect the networks' ramped-up production of original series.
John Travolta will be a presenter at the Academy Awards. This will be his sixth appearance on an Oscar telecast.
National Geographic Television has upped Julie Bellonte from director of international homevideo to VP for its International Home Video unit. In her new position, Bellonte will be charged with the…
The "60 Minutes" report on the Louise Woodward case brought a harsh response from over 70 physicians who debunked the broadcast as "preposterous."
Veteran producer Steven Bochco ("NYPD Blue") appears to have cleared up his differences with CBS and is developing a new drama for the Eye web that may be launched as early as next January.