Nielsen Media Research expects to begin metered-market ratings service for Nashville in July, bringing its total overnight ratings sample to 38 markets covering 59% of U.S. households.
When lensing stopped on "Cutthroat Island," certain items disappeared from the set: a pirate's wooden leg, a full-size metal cannon, the dress worn by star Geena Davis and a treasure map.
Indian director Shekhar Kapur is going from ''Bandit Queen'' to the Virgin Queen. Kapur has signed up to direct ''Elizabeth I'' for Working Title Films, a biopic based on the early life of the…
The ShoWest convention March 3-6 and its ShoWest Awards and statuette are not connected or related to the National Assn. of Theatre Owners, contrary to what was reported in Tuesday's story.
The ABC affiliate in Raleigh-Durham, N.C., filed a lawsuit in federal court Tuesday alleging that DBS provider PrimeTime 24 is illegally selling distant network signals to local subscribers.
Longtime Nickelodeon executive and producer-director Geoffrey Darby has, as expected, been named the first president of the new Westinghouse/CBS cable entertainment/information network CBS Eye on…
DF1, Germany's first digital pay TV web, can continue to market and sell subscriptions na-tionwide.
Penguin USA publishing has appointed Angela Janklow Harrington to the newly created post of senior editor, West Coast.
CBS Entertainment Prods. VP of series development Kelly Goode is ankling the Eye web to head up a new West Coast program development division for Lifetime cable.
Universal Television has upped Maria Grasso from vice president to senior VP, comedy development.