Lifetime telepic "Five 2" is lining up high-wattage contributors on both sides of the camera.
NBC was the ratings leader on Election Night while CBS appears to be the only broadcaster to improve upon its performance of four years ago. And on the cable side, CNN and Fox News both drew large…
The Berlinale World Cinema Fund has selected four feature film projects from Vietnam, Argentina, Mongolia and Turkey in its latest round of production funding.
Universal Pictures Intl. Russia is resuming movie distribution in Kazakhstan after it signed a distribution licensing agreement with Interfilm Distribution.
Russia's CTC Media TV network plans to skew its programming toward a younger audience to take advantage of higher advertising revenues for the demo.
The National Basketball Association has signed a three-year exclusive carriage deal in India with MSM's sports channel Sony Six, which launched in April.
The topper who once ran a portfolio of adult channels at U.K. media group Northern and Shell has been tapped as chief operating officer of the company's British terrestrial free-to-air web, Channel 5.
Time Warner earnings nosed up 2% last quarter to $838 million as muscle from TV networks offset a slump in studio profits.
Pathe Intl., one of Europe's leading sales companies, has kick-started sales on Stephen Frears' "Philomena" while closing deals on the rest of its AFM slate.
It's payback time to servicemen and women at the New York Comedy Fest's annual benefit.
As the late Variety columnist Army Archerd might have said, "Good morning, and congratulations election winners."