French media group Havas Friday reported its half-year earnings and announced a restructuring of its relationship with CLT-Ufa, while denying it was getting out of bed with the Luxembourg media group…
Legit actor/singer Rex Smith has set guest roles in the NBC series “Caroline in the City” and on CBS’ “JAG.”
Showing it won't surrender without a rewrite, the WGA East has warned film and TV producers that it will file charges with the National Labor Relations Board if industry management cuts the West its…
CNN is pulling advertisements criticizing the United Nations Global Warming Treaty --- a pact which is enthusiastically supported by the network's founder Ted Turner.
UPN's new CEO, Dean Valentine, made his first big hire Friday, naming Tom Nunan executive vice president of entertainment at the netlet.
The L.A. Philharmonic has tapped Willem Wijnbergen, currently managing director of Amsterdam's Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, as its new executive VP and managing director.
Showtime on Friday unveiled an original film slate that includes a new drama directed by John Badham ("War Games") and starring Paul Hogan and Rosanna Arquette and a two-part film series based on the…
Norwegian media giant Schibsted announced Friday it will boost its stake in Estonia's largest private TV channel Kanal Kaks from 27% to 80%.
France's Socialist-led government said Friday it had dropped a plan to privatize loss-making SFP film studios, maker of much of the country's cinema and television heritage.
Bill Bellamy, the comedian, film actor and MTV personality, has inked a deal with Universal Television to star in a comedy series being developed for him. No network is yet attached to the project.
The two Barrys --- Sonnenfeld and Josephson --- have rounded out their Disney-based staff with the creative production hires of senior exec Lisa Ellzey and junior execs Bill Melton and Valerie…