ABC affiliates said they are not close to reaching an agreement about contributing money or ad avails to help the network pay for its expensive NFL contract.
Time Warner Inc. has named attorney Christopher Bogart a VP and deputy general counsel. Bogart, 32, joins Time Warner Inc. from Cravath, Swaine & Moore, where he has been since 1992.
Norwegian filmmaker Pal Sletaune, whose debut film “Junk Mail” won the Intl. Critics Award at last year’s Cannes Film Festival, has signed with the Becsey, Wisdom, Kalajian agency, to be repped by…
Carl Icahn's startup indie film distribution company Stratosphere Entertainment has hired industry veteran Ronna Wallace as executive VP of acquisitions. Wallace will relocate to Gotham from L.A. Her…
The FCC's top satcasting regulator said Tuesday that the lack of competition in the cable TV marketplace will be weighed as the agency considers a request by a consortium of cablers to take over the…
Ticketmaster's online ticketing operation, launched 14 months ago, now averages over $5 million per month, with 22% of the business coming from new users of the ticketer's Website.
The Producers Guild of America plans to give its lifetime achievement award for television to Garry Marshall, the man behind "Laverne & Shirley," "The Odd Couple" and "Mork & Mindy."
Academy Award winner Geena Davis will help kick off the Oscar season as she joins Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences president Robert Rehme in announcing this year's Oscar nominations…
Italy's pubcaster RAI and Silvio Berlusconi's TV group Mediaset will separately launch digital channels in the next few months.
The search for a commanding voice to lead the troops in DreamWorks' special effects film "Small Soldiers" has ended. The studio has signed Oscar winner Tommy Lee Jones, who'll voice Chip Hazard, the…