CanWest Global Communications Corp. failed Tuesday to persuade the Canadian govern-ment to overturn a ruling that blocked it from launching new television stations in Alberta, but the Winnipeg-based…
Celine Dion and rock band the Tragically Hip have topped the nominations for the Juno Awards, which recognize achievement in Canadian recorded music.
Independent production and foreign sales company Initial Entertainment Group has hired Shelly Glasser and Jon Kuyper to oversee the company's expanding production and acquisitions slate.
Michael Grade will become executive chairman of First Leisure Corp., Britain's biggest nightclub owner, when he exits as chief exec of Channel 4 in July, it was announced Wednesday.
Paragon Entertainment Corp. has inked a deal to raise its stake in animation house Lacewood Prods. Inc. to 75% from 50%.
Rupert Murdoch's British Sky Broadcasting will launch a digital platform in the U.K. and immediately plans to order 1 million signal decoders worth almost $400 million.
TV Azteca CEO Ricardo Salinas Pliego is on the road this month, drumming up interest in a $350 million debt offering the broadcaster plans to make in early February.
Continuing its plans to develop programming tiers in one of the world's fastest-growing cable markets, Globo subsidiary NET Brasil is seeking tenders for an equipment deal worth around $150 million…
First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton will appear on "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" Feb. 3.
Warner Bros. has signed Chicago White Sox slugger Albert Belle, baseball's highest-paid player, to its endorsement roster for its new WB Sport brand of sports apparel and merchandise.