The two-night TNT Original miniseries "Rough Riders" delivered a total of 32.9 million unduplicated viewers during its six-play run on TNT, which makes it, according to the network, the most-watched…
Many of the creditors of failed video distrib Network Entertainment will receive a maximum payout of 10¢ in the dollar under an agreement struck with Network's administrators, Price Waterhouse.
In a preemptive strike that could reap significant benefits for the studio down the line, Warner Bros. has signed an exclusive first-look agreement with HSI Prods., one of the industry's largest…
Elliott Gould has inked to co-star in two upcoming features: "American History X" for New Line Cinema and "The Big Hit" for TriStar Pictures, sources said Tuesday.
Government funding of $4.5 million has been awarded for the construction of the Cittadella del Cinema, a complex to contain three screens, a cinematheque and the offices of the Giffoni Film Festival…
Signaling its intent to become a major player in the broadcasting business, private investment firm Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst Inc. has struck a deal to buy Lin Television station group for $1.7…
Endemol Entertainment and German market leader RTL Television have reached a new three-year volume agreement, calming investor worries that Endemol's business in Germany might be in trouble.
Pamela Lee is talking with Columbia TriStar Television Distribution about future firstrun syndication projects.
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's "Walker, Texas Ranger," coming off its first rerun week on the USA Network, ended up with a 117% leap in men 18-49 --- and a 45% increase in women 18-49 ---over the…
A&E has upped Michael Cascio to VP of programming from VP of documentary programming. In the new post, Cascio will develop and implement the network's overall programming strategy as well as continue…
Ending months of speculation, Polygram announced Monday that Andre Harrell resigned from his post as prexy and CEO of Motown Records, effective immediately.