Following an exhaustive 13-month process, the lucrative contract to measure Oz metropolitan TV ratings has been awarded to dark horse AGB Australia, a relatively unknown company.
Distinguishing "Wasteland" from the fall's crowded pack of teen sudsers, ABC has launched a companion Web site that will stream unaired story segments from the series exclusively online.
Disney Regional Entertainment has decided to shut down its family play centers -- Club Disney -- effective Nov. 1.
FROM MIPCOM TV Files, the multimedia database and video-on-demand service designed to allow TV buyers to search and download programs, has signed an agreement to carry Daily Variety highlights on the…
Two weeks into the new fall season, a good deal of the nets' early optimism is starting to wear off.
Subway Restaurants, the international sandwich store chain, has committed to finance "Mulligan," an indie film directed, produced and co-written by Minneapolis-based filmmaker Tim VandeSteeg.
Citing its lagging stock price, MGM called off a proposed $750 million common stock offering Tuesday. But the Lion expects to reap nearly the same coin through a rights offering.
“American History X’s” Ethan Suplee has joined the Disney-Jerry Bruckheimer football drama “Remember the Titans” for director Boaz Yakin (“Fresh,” “A Price Above Rubies”). The sports pic stars Denzel…
FROM MIPCOM For the second day in a row, there wasn't a spare seat to be had as TV execs attending Mipcom packed in to hear specialists outline their vision of how television and the Internet will…
It's an eParty for eCompanies. EParties will be the first Web site to come out of the gate of the Santa Monica-based Internet incubator formed by former Buena Vista Internet Group chairman Jake…
A Santa Monica jury has cleared author Frank Sanello and Carol Publishing in a defamation suit stemming from Sanello's 1997 book, "Naked Instinct: The Unauthorized Biography of Sharon Stone."