BSkyB will carry BBC channels on the satcaster's new Sky Digital platform. The pubcaster is the first British terrestrial to firm such a deal.
“Art” co-producer Sean Connery says that he has given thought to moving an American cast to London. Connery confirmed that he’d considered “three Americans” from the cast of TV’s “Frasier”: Kelsey…
Shareholders at Livent Inc. on Friday gave their stamp of approval to Michael Ovitz's takeover of the legit theater giant.
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Fox's spring affiliates meeting adjourned Friday with no deal in place for the affiliates to help shoulder the cost of the web's new $4.4 billion NFL package. The network and its affils tried to put…
Gutsy performances by "Deep Impact" in 29 territories and a three-day weekend in parts of Europe gave exhibs some cheer last week, but not enough to en-ergize overall business that was characterized…
Charles Grodin, whose talkshow was canceled by CNBC Thursday, said he wants to do another one, with King World having first refusal over any syndicated TV program.
"Hedwig and the Angry Inch" is going the distance. The Off Broadway post-punk musical will soon be a motion picture, and Danny DeVito's arthouse studio Jersey Shore is the leading contender to…
In a big coup for BSkyB, vet TV film critic and interviewer Barry Norman is leaving the BBC after 26 years to present a new show on the News Corp.-controlled satcaster.
Kimberly Carver has joined Innovative Artists as an agent in the television lit department, where she will rep writers, producers and directors. Carver joins Innovative after serving as an agent…
Outfest '98, the 16th L.A. Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, will kick off July 9 with the Sundance hit "Relax ... It's Just Sex." Set in contemporary Los Angeles, it focuses on a group of friends of…
Independent production house Broadcast News Networks has tapped former Unitel exec Michael Granowsky as its new veepee and general manager.