Rob Thomas, creator of ABC's "Cupid," has inked a four-year, $8 million deal with 20th Century Fox TV and will executive produce David E. Kelley's new ABC drama "Snoops."
German media giants the Kirch Group and Bertelsmann affiliate CLT-Ufa have closed a deal in which the latter will sell its 37.5% stake in the contested German pay TV web Premiere to Kirch, according…
MTV Networks said Tuesday it plans to boost its restrained presence on the Internet, launching two new multimedia-heavy Web sites targeted at viewers of its MTV and VH1 music- and Nickelodeon…
Watching movies over the Internet moved one step closer to reality Tuesday when film India Trimark Holdings pacted with Netcaster Broadcast.com to make at least part of Trimark's film library…
Director Bruce Beresford is negotiating to direct Matt Dillon in the starring role of "Pony Rides," a fact-based drama for H. Michael Heuser's Storm Entertainment.
After setbacks in Poland and the Ukraine, U.S. TV investment company Central European Media Enterprises (CME) won a come-from-behind court victory Monday in Budapest that should guarantee it either…
A spinoff channel from Turner cabler TBS is in the works. Turner execs are expected to unveil plans for the new channel today at a news conference in Atlanta.
News that Rupert Murdoch's satcaster British Sky Broadcasting and Gallic pay TV giant Canal Plus have had talks about a possible merger has been greeted with skepticism in Europe about the prospect…
Brittany Murphy has signed to play Janis Joplin in "Piece of My Heart," Lakeshore and Paramount's long-gestating biopic on the raspy-voiced blues singer.
Although this year's installment of the Monte Carlo TV market draws to a close today, reports of its pending demise look premature.