Rick Ludwin, NBC senior VP of specials, primetime series and latenight, has inked a multiyear renewal of his contract with the Peacock web.
The 32nd Karlovy Vary film festival entered the computer age with a sleek opening on Friday marked by expanded and modernized facilities.
UCLA film grad student David Straus should fit right in with the overachievers of Hollywood.
Channel 4's highly regarded senior commissioning editor for comedy and entertainment, Seamus Cassidy, has left the terrestrial TV net just days after the arrival July 1 of its new chief exec, Michael…
Oscar winner Ron Bass has signed a three-year, exclusive writing deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment that will also move the scribe into new territory: producing other scripters' pics. The deal…
Canada's broadcast regulator has granted licenses for video-on-demand programming services to all five of the companies that asked for one at public hearings last March.
Showtime has announced it will premiere its new sci-fi adventure series "Stargate SG-1," starring Richard Dean Anderson, on July 27 in the 8 p.m. slot, kicking off with a two-hour premiere followed…
A spokesperson for the German media heavyweight Bertelsmann AG denied reports in the German daily Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung that it plans to buy U.S. publisher McGraw-Hill Inc.
French pay television giant Canal Plus revealed details of its deal to sell a 37.5% interest in German pay TV channel Premiere to the Kirch Group, while also acquiring Kirch's 45% share in Italian…
Good news from Memphis for "Access Hollywood": The first-year syndie entertainment magazine strip from NBC and Twentieth TV is getting a timeslot upgrade on ABC affil WPTY.
With reports from Nancy Tartaglione and Cecilia Zecchinelli.