ABC, CBS and Fox are beginning to hit the street to sell their NFL packages, but it's very unlikely the networks will be able to get the more than 20% price increases they need to break even on their…
Playing catch-up in the cable biz-news game, CNNfn will launch next month in Chile on VTR-Cablexpress.
Making his first feature appearance since his Oscar-nominated role in "Ulee's Gold," Peter Fonda will star with Brenda Blethyn in the indie feature "Keeping Time."
Reflecting its intention to make an increasing number of major studio-level acquisitions and participate in co-productions, Polygram Filmed Entertainment has named Shauna Hellewell to the new…
ABC has yanked Columbia TriStar TV's midseason drama "Push" after the drama fell to ABC's lowest rating on record in the Monday 8 p.m.-9 p.m. timeslot.
The Walt Disney Co.'s new Toon Disney cabler has inked a carriage deal with satcaster DirecTV, which will account for more than half of the channel's subscriber base when it bows April 18.
Roy Furman's leap from Wall Street to the Livent Inc. CEO post is not among the more commonplace career moves for Wall Streeters. But then Furman is not a commonplace Wall Streeter.
Paramount Domestic TV has appointed key production staff on its upcoming syndie talk-variety show hosted by Howie Mandel.
National Geographic Television and Britain's Carlton TV have agreed to set up a joint venture production and distribution operation that will create over 300 hours of factual programming over the…
With Easter activities distracting weekend viewers, NBC has won the April 6-12 primetime Nielsens race with the lowest average ever to lead a non-Christmas regular-season week.
In what is shaping up as a "Copland" caliber ensemble, Miramax is in final talks with Sean Connery, Dylan McDermott, Dennis Quaid, Ellen Burstyn and Ryan Phillippe to join Madeleine Stowe, Angelina…