In a move that could serve as a precursor to Universal's future as a cable programmer, the Sci-Fi Channel has picked up the Universal TV series "Sliders" with a 22-episode order that will keep the…
Dana Walden has been upped to senior vice president of drama at 20th Century Fox TV on the heels of the studio's best drama development season in recent years.
Spain looks set to host a third major digital TV operator. But its entry into the sector could sow even further discord in an already highly confused and confrontational digital market.
As expected, Nancy Bauer-Gonzales has been upped to the post of VP news at KNBC, effective Saturday. She replaces Bill Lord, who announced last week that he was returning to KIRO Seattle.
Barbara Brogliatti, top television public relations executive for Warner Bros., has been named to the newly created position of senior vice president of corporate communications for the studio.
Three Clyde Ware screenplays are set for production under the Millican/SW Ltd. Prods. banner. Pics, all in the $5 million budget area, are being backed by Texas oil tycoon David Millican. First out…
Mexico will auction off a majority interest in most of its satellite operations by October, the government announced.
NBC has tapped Jeffery Wallace for the newly created position of vice president, staffing and diversity, NBC West Coast.
Reed Elsevier, parent of Daily Variety, agreed Monday to acquire Walt Disney Co.'s trade magazine publisher Chilton Business Group for $447 million in cash.
New Line Cinema has upped Julia Kay to manager of business development. Kay will join the biz development team in evaluating and developing new ventures for the studio, and will provide analysis for…