The E.W. Scripps Co.'s third-quarter earnings declined 32.4% as newspaper gains were more than offset by sharp declines in the company's nine-station television division.
As a sign that it's continuing to ramp up its sports production, Marquee TV has promoted Joel Feld from executive producer to senior VP of programming and production.
Five finalists have been chosen from a field of 77 in the annual UCLA Samuel Goldwyn Writing Award competition.
I’VE BEEN HAVING a curious on-again, off-again dialogue with Michael Fuchs over the past several months, which I initiated. “Michael,” I will say, “it’s been three years since your ceremonial…
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, which is expected to finalize its $400 million acquisition of the Polygram Filmed Entertainment library as early as Tuesday, plans to reduce the cost of the deal by re-selling…
Comedian Mitch Hedberg has inked an exclusive talent deal with 20th Century Fox TV, which is expected to develop a half-hour sitcom with him for Fox Broadcasting Co. The fledgling Fox TV Studios also…
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch plans to acquire a majority stake in German weblet TM3 and turn it into a Fox Kids channel, according to German weekly Focus.
CBS Radio executive Joel Hallander has been tapped prexy and CEO of Westwood One Inc., the country's largest radio network, moving into the slot previously held by CBS Corp. prexy and chief operating…
Winning Emmys may be more than a matter of pride for HBO programming exec Chris Albrecht, head of the pay cabler's original programming division.
UPN has wrapped up what started out to be a disastrous premiere week with satisfactory Thursday and Friday launches.
The International Film Financing Conference has set Jan. 14-17 for its sixth edition. The venue will be Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and KQED Studios, San Francisco.