Silvio Berlusconi's TV group Mediaset and Germany's Kirch Group are discussing the creation of a joint venture involving Kirch's German commercial web SAT1, one of Mediaset's three terrestrial…
In the sole major acquisition of the London and Mifed film markets, Rogue Pictures, the genre division of October Films, has bought U.S. rights to the Alec Baldwin starrer "Thick as Thieves."
Young & Rubicam, the global ad agency that went public last May, has already filed a secondary public offering of 10 million common shares.
Sixteen members of the Screen Actors Guild's Hollywood branch were elected to the union's national board of directors in balloting completed late last week.
Twentieth Century Fox Television has upped Lisa Harrison to director of comedy development, in a move designed to broaden the studio's roster of writers working outside the TV mainstream.
While the holiday season for commercial fare got off to a running start with "The Waterboy," a number of specialized films also made impressive debuts over the weekend -- albeit with considerably…
Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl., has upped Ralph Alexander to senior veep of its Latin America division, replacing Giovanni Gentili, who ankled the post late last month.
In Henry Schlieff's first major move as prexy of Court TV, the cable web has purchased the exclusive rerun rights to the NBC cop drama "Homicide: Life on the Street."
Endemol Entertainment continued its buying binge in Germany with the purchase of a 40% slice of the Berlin-based infotainment company Meta.
NBC Sports says its new Clearasil-crowd sports competish will be "the world championship" of the extreme sports world.