ChumCity Intl., the distribution and development arm of Canada's Chum Television, has formed a joint venture with Spain's Canales Tematicos for the development of a local "made in Madrid" music…
The Sundance Channel has signed deals with MediaOne, the third-largest cable operator in the U.S., and Jones Intercable, another top 10 operator.
Indie producer Immortal Films has purchased feature screenplay "Monsters Ball," a deceptively-titled drama by writing team Milo Addica and Will Rokos about the psychological journey of a prison guard…
CNN will expand "Moneyline With Lou Dobbs" to one hour and begin the show at 6:30 p.m. in an attempt to exploit an area where CNN execs believe the broadcast networks are vulnerable: their nightly…
After 33 years atop the American Theater Wing, the organization that founded Broadway's Tony Awards, president Isabelle Stevenson is stepping down. Stevenson becomes board chairwoman, while Roy A…
Cable & Wireless-controlled Oz feevee cabler Optus suffered a setback with increasingly skeptical media analysts when its fourth chief exec in three years left the troubled operation on Tuesday.
In a sea of high-gloss, high-energy electronic journalism, C-SPAN chairman and CEO Brian Lamb offers an earnest, almost prudish devotion to neutrality on every issue from tobacco legislation to…
Glen Morgan and Jim Wong are segueing from writing and producing a string of sci-fi TV series including "The X-Files" and "Millennium" to the feature pic "Flight 180" for New Line Cinema.
The Wiggles, a singing quartet for tots, is following rival Aussie moppet franchise Bananas in Pyjamas onto American television as part of a concerted global leveraging of the hugely successful Oz…
A House subcommittee approved a bill Wednesday that would rescind 10-fold hike in satellite copyright fees implemented last January by the U.S. Copyright office.
Dutch channel SBS6 has added some fire to an already heated programming war in Holland by buying up rights to its nearest rival Veronica's hottest format "All You Need Is Love."
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