If the background of the company's first hire is any indication, news and how-to programs aimed at kids are on the drawing board at Bryant Gumbel's new production venture with Eyemark Entertainment.
New Zealand's TV3 is the first overseas broadcaster to snap up the new Roseanne talker. Program director Gary Brown confirmed the web has bought several years of the series, which he plans to use to…
Canal Plus Netherlands has inked a five-year, 145 million guilder ($73 million) deal that gives it rights to broadcast live, on pay TV, all Honor Division soccer games in Holland.
The Barcelona European Film Market, a new mart designed for producers and agents who can't always afford the cost of Mip TV or Cannes, opened its first edition Friday at the spectacular Maremagnum…
Twentieth Century Fox has inked a deal with Vivica A. Fox to develop a sitcom for midseason, sources say.
Ben Stiller, who recently made a deal to base his Red Hour Productions at Fox 2000, has hired George Linardos to run it. Linardos, who most recently was Uma Thurman's producing partner, will produce…
Arnon Milchan's New Regency Prods. is continuing to try to pound out a deal with its studio home of seven years, Warner Bros., but the exclusive window of negotiation with the studio ended Friday…
Inspired by traveling concerts such as the Lilith Fair and Lollapalooza, a group of independent filmmakers will hit the road this fall with Fuel, a monthlong film tour of 11 U.S. cities that will be…
Viacom and Seagram filed legal memorandums Friday criticizing each other's plans to dispose of their jointly owned cable services, the USA Network and Sci-Fi Channel.
As villains go, Maureen Lesourd --- prexy and G.M. of ABC-owned Los Angeles radio stations KABC, KTZN and KLOS-FM --- is a somewhat unlikely one. She's dabbled in advertising and in affiliate…