SBS Broadcasting plans to place increasing emphasis on its new-media activities, but will also expand its television and radio ops selectively, the group's chairman and CEO Harry Evans Sloan said…
ShowBizData said Tuesday it has acquired Digital Savant for an undisclosed price, while, separately, the film production and credit database and directory service has tapped Alex Shohet as prexy…
Sarah Polley ("The Sweet Hereafter") will star in writer-director Hal Hartley's "Monster," which will be produced by Francis Ford Coppola's American Zoetrope for United Artists. Also starring in this…
MSNBC "HomePage" anchor Ashleigh Banfield will join NBC's Sports Desk as a reporter covering the Sydney Games, NBC Olympics announced Tuesday.
Univision Communications has acquired exclusive U.S. Spanish-lingo TV rights to the finals of the 2002 and 2006 FIFA World Cup soccer tournaments.
Warner Bros. has never had an arthouse division before, and though it isn't frothing about the idea, president of production Lorenzo di Bonaventura has made it clear that he likes it and wants to…
Walt Disney is selling "A Bug's Life" to pay per view, marking the first time in the history of the studio that a major animated theatrical has engineered a PPV run.
Florida-based Web site developer WebStream has announced the launch of SteveHarvey.com.
"Big Diet," a reality show in which 10 overweight people will vie to lose the most weight in a "golden cage" full of temptations, is the latest variation on "Big Brother" destined for the small…
ABC is beginning to take control of the summer ratings wars, last week winning for the sixth time in seven weeks in total viewers and for the third time in four tries in adults 18-49. Led by three…
Blockbuster is targeting Netizens in a marketing program that could be coming this fall to a mailbox and computer near you.