The long-in-the-making merger between national sports services SportsChannel America and the Prime Network has come to a close with an announcement of the deal expected as early as today, according…
Elektra Records yesterday tapped three new executives to head up a revamped marketing department, naming Ellen Darst, Jim Henke and Jeff Jones to its team.
Lynda Obst is moving her indie production company to 20th Century Fox, representing the first overall deal at the studio made by its new movie team of chairman Peter Chernin and production prexy Tom…
RCS Video of Milan has appointed Ann Harris head of international TV co-productions for RCS TV Prods. The company is based at Majestic Films & Television Intl. in London.
The executive turnover at Fox isn't going over well on Wall Street. Fox parent News Corp. was one of the largest losers on the New York Stock Exchange yesterday on the announcement of Fox…
Writer-director Jon Leon Torn, son of Rip Torn and the late Geraldine Page, begins production Jan. 17 on his first film "Conference Call," lensing in Manhattan.
"MTV Sports" frontman Dan Cortese and former "Equal Justice" star James Wilder have been tapped to star in a remake of the series "Route 66" for NBC.
Pubcaster CBC has filed an appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada over the Ontario Court of Appeal's decision to ban Dec. 7 and 8 broadcasts of fictional miniseries, "The Boys of St. Vincent."
Affiliates Regional Communications Ltd. announced late yesterday that it has purchased the 20% general partnership interest in ARC held by cable entrepreneur Bill Daniel's Dansports LP.
It's going to take a little longer to call roll at Fox Inc.'s board meetings from now on, with the addition of four new directors bringing membership to seven.
Oscar-winning composer Bill Conti has been tapped music director for the 65th annual Academy Awards presentation, his ninth time at the podium. The Oscars will be broadcast live from the Dorothy…