The season premiere of the syndie actioner "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" was held hostage over the weekend in the L.A. and San Francisco markets by a contractual dispute between its station affils and…
Baseball this season has been very, very good to Mark McGwire, Sammy Sosa ... and Fox Broadcasting Co.
SG Cowan Securities Corp., the Wall Street arm of French bank Societe Generale, acquired Beverly Hills media investment bank Bannon & Co. for an undisclosed sum, Cowan announced Friday.
NBC's primetime ratings woes don't seem to be hurting the web's latenight juggernaut. "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" attracted its largest premiere week audience since the start of Johnny Carson's…
Disney-based producers Barry Sonnenfeld and Barry Josephson have picked up New York scribe Richard Regen's heist spec "Kill Van Kull" for a mid-six-figure pricetag.
Rachel Pfeffer, who ran Robert Redford's Wildwood Enterprises for four years, has inked a first-look production deal at Disney.
Showtime has bought the first broadcast window for "Murder Inc.," a proposed six-hour miniseries commissioned by NBC from King World and the Ruddy Morgan Organization.
In a surprising move, Spanish telco Telefonica has broken off talks with conglom Sogecable to merge the country's two digital platforms, the Telefonica-led Via Digital and Sogecable's CanalSatelite…
Bebe Neuwirth has inked a deal to star in the new Kander and Ebb musical "Over and Over" at the Arlington, Va.-based Signature Theater. The musical opens Jan. 6 and runs through Feb. 14.
Faced with declining market share and audience fragmentation, broadcast networks need the regulatory freedom to buy more stations, and they need it soon, CBS station group chairman Mel Karmazin told…
The twice-yearly First Look Film Festival of USC student works will present its four-day autumn program Oct. 5-8 at the Directors Guild of America Theater.
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