Marc Tessier, president of publicly owned France Television, on Wednesday urged the French government to speed up its preparations for terrestrial digital TV.
A&E Television has named David Zagin as senior VP of affiliate sales. In his new post, Zagin will oversee all domestic and local sales activities for A&E, the History Channel, the Biography Channel…
After nearly two years on the block, historic Warner Hollywood Studios has been sold to investment group BA Studios for $65 million.
David Fincher and Chris Columbus have emerged as the final candidates to direct Sony Pictures Entertainment’s epic “Spiderman.” For years the project had been snared in legal delays as Fox, MGM, Sony…
Virginia-based broadcaster Media General plans to acquire mid-market station group Spartan Communications for $605 million, making it one of the nation's largest owners of CBS affiliates.
The feel-good factor traveled down the corridors on the opening day of the Mip Asia television market, even if buyers didn't.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has picked up "The Adventures of Joe Dirt," a pic Warner Bros. has placed into turnaround. A cavalcade of Saturday Night Live alumni will drive the project
Even as Hollywood sounds a death knell for insurance-backed financing, a Canadian newcomer, Knightscove Entertainment, has clinched a deal with a trio of insurers that provides up to $100 million for…
New Line Cinema formalized its online efforts Wednesday, tapping Jim Rosenthal to serve as prexy of its new-media division.
Warner Village Cinemas has pulled out of a joint venture to build a 21-screen multiplex on the grounds of Rome's Cinecitta Studios, while leaving the door open for the exhibition outfit's…
Stewart Till will leave his post as president of Universal Pictures Intl. at the end of January, the studio has confirmed.