With his $1.5 billion investment in Leo Kirch's operations, Rupert Murdoch will move centerstage on the Euro media continent -- and give a huge boost to the struggling pay TV business in Germany.
Paxson Communications is drawing up a blueprint that will allow its Pax TV, the family-oriented broadcast network, to piggyback on NBC and grab the first rerun of an original NBC movie in the same…
USA Network has landed the first web window to seven MGM theatrical movies, including "Man in the Iron Mask," starring Leonardo DiCaprio, and "Hoodlum" with Andy Garcia.
Canadian country-pop singer Shania Twain topped the list of nominees for the American Music Awards for the second year in a row, while male performers remained on the endangered species list.
Toronto-based animation and children's TV programmer Nelvana announced Monday a three-part distribution/production deal worth more than C$47 million ($32 million) with RTV Entertainment of Germany.
Bill Lee is joining E! Entertainment as VP of international development where he will have oversight of the three main prongs of the cabler's international TV business program sales, foreign…
Now that Janice Marinelli has settled into the role of topper at Buena Vista Television, the company has upped Tom Cerio to fill the role of exec VP of sales made vacant by Marinelli's promotion.
CarolAnne Dolan has been promoted to the newly created position of VP, documentary programming and administration, at A&E Television Networks.
In a couple of weeks, the vast white walls of Creative Artists Agency will become startlingly denuded. Some 150 prints that have decorated these walls for many years will be taken down and returned…
USA Films has promoted Randy Ostrow to exec VP of production. Ostrow, who will report to chairman Scott Greenstein and prexy Russell Schwartz, will work closely with prexy of production Donna…
The opening of a $15 million multiplex in Nice, on the French Riviera, Wednesday will mark a banner day for Australia's Village Roadshow in its bid to crack France's plex market, currently dominated…