Pat O'Brien has been a boon to "Access Hollywood," which is moving to better timeslots in two top 50 markets next week.
America Online, the world's largest private online network, and Internet-based music retailer N2K Inc. have forged a strategic partnership that gives N2K exclusive rights to sell music within AOL's…
French pay television Canal Plus has announced a 15.6% rise in first half revenues to 6.2 billion francs ($1 billion), while consolidated net profits slid 64% to $22 million, largely due to the…
Jerry Glover has been tapped managing director of the National Geographic Channel in the U.K., Scandinavia and Australia.
Kushner-Locke Co. has extended its Chase Securities Inc. credit line from $40 million to $60 million to fuel an increase in film and television lensing.
Former shopping cart wrangler Darren Lemke has sold his third pitch since coming to town in May, to 20th Century Fox for JD Prods.' Jane Hamsher and Don Murphy to produce.
Pressure from senior news staffers at the BBC has forced a delay in the pubcaster's controversial plans to harmonize news programming production for TV and radio (Daily Variety, Sept. 18).
The Sundance Institute and the Producers Club of Maryland have created a fellowship to help directors from the Sundance labs bring their projects to the bigscreen. The annual $10,000 fellowship will…
Trimark Pictures has acquired all North American rights to Wayne Wang's "Chinese Box," which screened at this year's Venice and Toronto film festivals.
Fox Searchlight Pictures has agreed to produce "Save Me," the first feature from Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, the Oscar-winning team that produced and directed the Emmy-winning "The Celluloid…
SVT Sales, the commercial arm of Swedish Television, has picked up worldwide distribution rights for "Friends & Enemies," the Swedish soap that has sparked a legal slugfest in both England and Sweden…
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