Just one month after vowing to become a player in Australian movies, Britain's Channel 4 has inked a first-look deal with the Australian Film Commission.
Big Ticket Television has inked an exclusive two-year overall deal with "Mad TV" creators Fax Bahr and Adam Small worth low seven figures.
CBS Eye on People, the fledgling cable network, has commissioned a new weekly half-hour series called "A Day in the Life," which will follow everyone from a stagehand at Radio City Music Hall to an…
Polygram Filmed Entertainment has won the bidding war for the 1,045-title Epic film library owned by French government agency CDR, beating out contenders with a $225 million offer, other bidders said…
Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Starlight Express" is scheduled to start rolling Thursday in Mexico City, with the backing of the exhibition chain Cinemex.
John de Mol Prods., a subsidiary of Dutch-based top European indie production company Endemol Entertainment, is in negotiations to form a joint venture outfit with Dutch production company GBTV.
Cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. formed a 50-50 partnership with privately held cabler Insight Communications LP to own cable systems serving 320,000 subscribers in Indiana, the companies said…
CBS is back on Wall Street. Just two years after Westinghouse Electric Corp. acquired the Eye web and removed its ticker symbol from the New York Stock Exchange, Westinghouse formally changed its…
Nickelodeon has entered into a co-production deal with DreamWorks TV Animation to develop several animated action/adventure series for the Viacom kiddie cabler, with the first to hit the air as early…
On the heels of its $4 billion deal with Barry Diller, Universal Studios has retooled what's left of its TV operations and has tapped Blair Westlake to run them.