Columbia TriStar has announced it wants out of German music cable channel Viva.
BRAZIL The country’s third-ranked broadcaster TV Record has named Marcus Aragao programming director, which is the leading operational post within the company. Aragao will also hold the new position…
The Harvey Entertainment Co. signed a letter of intent Tuesday to acquire PM Entertainment Group, a privately owned producer and distributor of motion pictures for homevideo, television and Internet…
CBS has locked up exclusive broadcast rights to the White House-sponsored "America's Millennium Gala," a 2-1/2-hour music and entertainment extravaganza to air live from Washington, D.C., on New…
Latin American satcaster Sky Multi-Country Partners has hired Carolina Guevara Lightcap as VP of sales and marketing and Juan Pablo Cappello as general counsel and senior vice president, legal and…
Bruce Hills has been tapped to replace Andy Nulman as the head of the Just for Laughs Montreal Intl. Comedy Festival. Hills has been named chief operating officer of the Canuck comedy fest, and he…
Kristin Chenoweth, a Tony winner this year for her role as Sally in "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," has inked a talent holding deal with Paramount Network TV.
As the once-distant dream of interactive television speeds closer to reality, Microsoft topper Bill Gates has decided to send an unmistakable message to the TV biz: Luv ya, babe.
The European Commission today is set to reject BSkyB's complaint that the BBC has broken EU rules on state aid by funding its news service with the license fee paid to the state by all British TV set…
Filmopolis Pictures has acquired all theatrical rights for "Slaves of Hollywood," the first feature by comic scribes Michael Wechsler and Terry Keefe.
The new fall season is shaping up to be the year of the drama, and so far, that's played to NBC's advantage.