Steve Glick at the William Morris Agency put together Granada Entertainment’s pilot deal for the sitcom “Sunnyside Farm” with CBS, and Pearson TV’s pilot and script deals with NBC. The wrong agent…
Steven M. Ross has been promoted to executive vice president of worldwide promotions and product placement at 20th Century Fox Licensing and Merchandising.
Just weeks after Seagram sold the bulk of its TV assets to Barry Diller, the first big shoe has dropped. Universal TV Group chairman Greg Meidel will not be joining the newly formed Diller-led…
Time Warner agreed Wednesday to sell a group of Southern cable systems to two investor groups, Renaissance Media Partners LLC and Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, for about $300 million.
Jeff Golenberg has joined the management and production firm 3 Arts Entertainment as a talent manager.
Week two of the November sweep, the week ending Nov. 9, was a strong one for most syndie skeins, according to Nielsen's latest national syndie ratings report.
After lensing Steven Spielberg's last three pics, cinematographer Janusz Kaminski will make his feature helming debut with the Meg Ryan-produced "Lost Souls" for New Line Cinema, the studio confirmed…
Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group's stock jumped $1.93 to $38.81 after investment firm Apollo Group confirmed it had submitted an offer to buy the entire company (Daily Variety, Nov. 19).
NBC and Tribeca Prods. have cast Nick Turturro and Tom Sizemore to star in the "Sammy the Bull" miniseries. Sources say the web is also in talks with actress Debi Mazar.
“A Conversation With David L. Wolper” is slated for the Jan. 22 general session at the National Assn. of Television Program Executives confab in New Orleans, running Jan. 19-22. Wolper, producer of…