When America Online and Time Warner announced their intention to merge earlier this year, some wor-ried that the new partnership would result in a media conglom that would shut out other…
InternetStudios.com has acquired ItsTV.com, an Internet marketing and sales company for the television programming biz, for an undisclosed amount of cash and stock.
The Film Council, the U.K.'s new strategic film body, has awarded £6.5 million ($10 million) in transitional funding to four production bodies, covering the six-month period while they are being…
Former Kirch Group sales chief Michael Knobloch and upstart distrib Helkon Medien are forming a world sales and distribution outfit to be launched next week at the Mip TV trade show.
Munich-based EM.TV expects revenues to soar from DM300 million ($147 million) last year to $735 million in 2000, company CEO and founder Thomas Haffa said Tuesday. Speaking at the Chamber of Commerce…
Abby Wolf will leave her post as president of Mostow/Lieberman Prods. after nearly two years at the Universal-based production company.
"Spin City" co-creator Bill Lawrence has landed a pilot commitment from ABC to develop a new half-hour comedy for mid-season.
Hong Kong Cable has dropped ESPN and its American-oriented sports programming in order to make way for more soccer coverage.
Mexican media conglom Televisa will launch a $170 million broadband upgrade of its cabler Cablevision, chairman and CEO Emilio Azcarraga Jean said.
In a major reshuffle at the top of Disney's international operations, Michael Johnson was upped Wednesday to president of Walt Disney Intl. His promotion came the same day that Etienne de Villiers…
Lynn Hirschberg, whose unbuttoned profiles of A-list talent and Hollywood execs for the New York Times Magazine have won her as many friends as enemies, isn't the journalist she'd have you believe…