Television and film production company Avnet/Kerner has hired Sue Reiner as vice president of TV series development.
Burbank's Plus 8 Video and Santa Monica's Gold Coast Communications have formed Gold Coast Plus, a facility for TV, motion picture and commercial production.
"I don't want to sell things," Robin Williams told a packed press conference Thursday at the Majestic Hotel. The actor was confirming that he'd rejected an offer to do McDonald's commercials, but…
Powered by primetime spillover from the three-night ratings windfall of the mob miniseries "The Last Don" and a much-talked-about two-part investigation into corruption in the DMV, perpetual…
WUAB Cleveland in January plans to drop the WB Network as its secondary affiliate in favor of an exclusive affiliation with UPN.
Yoni Cohen is said to have resigned as Polygram Filmed Entertainment's vice president of television and broadcasting after less than a year in the job.
U.K. cable music channel the Box is upping the stakes in its ratings battle with MTV, undertaking a three-staged entry into satellite television.
Strong growth from the Family Channel offset increased production deficits at MTM, allowing Intl. Family Entertainment Inc. to show 1% growth in net profit in the first quarter to $4.7 million on 30%…
CanWest Global Communications Corp. has agreed to sublicense its national TV programs to rival WIC Western Intl. Communications Ltd., which will air them on its four stations in Alberta.
Diane Robina has been upped from VP to the newly created position of senior VP of programming for Nick at Nite and its spinoff TV Land. She will oversee program acquisitions for the two…
Fine Line Features, continuing its shift toward more acquisitions, has agreed to pay $10.5 million for North American rights to Woody Allen's "Deconstructing Harry" and Barbara Kopple's documentary…