WCBS has snagged the broadcast rights to preseason New York Jets games from WPIX, firming up the Eye flagship's association with the AFC champs.
Long-time Buena Vista Imaging visual f/x supervisor Mark Dornfeld has formed Custom Film Effects to specialize in optical printing and CGI work.
HBO has bought the worldwide TV rights to the featherweight-championship fights of Prince Naseem Hamed.
Monday's second episode of ABC's "Storm of the Century" miniseries performed well, holding its ratings erosion vs. Sunday's results to a minimum. But "Storm's" numbers also continue a February sweeps…
Court TV has hired Marlene Dann as its executive producer in charge of all of the cable's web's daytime programming. Dann was executive producer on CNBC's "Charles Grodin Show." Dann worked for CNBC…
Gotham-based indie film distributor Zeitgeist Films has picked up U.S. rights to "The Acid House," a screen adaptation of the book of the same name by "Trainspotting" author Irvine Welsh.
Polygram Filmed Entertainment axed 31 staffers in marketing and distribution Tuesday as layoffs at the beleaguered film studio got under way in earnest.
The CNN News Group has signed a deal with the Internet health-care portal WebMD that will funnel up to $15 million in guaranteed advertising money to CNN's networks over the next three years.
Pacific Theatres has made an offer to buy Mann Theatres from LBO firm Warburg Pincus.
The William Morris Agency has signaled its ongoing commitment to packaging TV movies and miniseries by promoting Paul Nagle to head of longform packaging.