Universal Operations tech services, which manages the studio's video and film library, has upped two execs, naming Bob O'Neil VP of preservation and vault services and Peter Schade VP of technical…
NBC has upped a pair of execs, naming Lee Straus veep of business affairs and Jill Underhill VP of current series programs.
U.K. commercial broadcaster ITV has reportedly made Channel 5 CEO Dawn Airey a multimillion-pound offer to take the reins at the struggling network.
Talent agent-turned-studio exec Ted Ashley, who played a key role in shaping Warner Bros. into a modern movie powerhouse, died Saturday of acute leukemia following a long illness. He was 80.
Troubled U.K. cabler Telewest has upped Mark Luiz to finance director to steer the company through its impending debt restructuring.
Nicolas Eschbach was named senior VP of TF1 Intl. Film Sales on Friday, replacing Perrine Teze, who now heads Miramax/TF1 French joint distribution venture TFM.
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Discovery Networks has named longtime exec John Ford prexy of new media, overseeing the company's initiatives in high-def and interactive TV, its Web operations and video-on-demand services.