Aviva Jacobs, , who worked as associate director on several soap operas and sitcoms, died July 12 of cancer. She was 60 and lived in Culver City, Calif. Jacobs grew up in Skokie, Ill., devoted to…
"Pacific Rim," "Grown Ups 2," "Fruitvale Station" and other new releases reviewed.
Producer Will Packer has signed his first overall TV deal, inking a two-year pact with Universal TV to develop projects for the studio. “We are excited to work with Will,” said Bela Bajaria, exec…
In the latest wrinkle in its "30 for 30" documentary brand, ESPN has commissioned a series of films devoted to women in sports and the landmark 40-year-old Title IX ruling that mandated equal support…
ABC is heading to the internet in search of breakthrough talent with the launch of Make Me A Star. Initiative marks the first time a major TV net has offered a digital talent competition that…
When you're making a show about Vikings, the horned helmet really is unavoidable.
"Law & Order" vet Rene Balcer is developing his latest project, "DarkNet," with USA Network.
Strong roots in genre have propeled Fenton, Barbato
Radio sales vet Mike Iverson has joined Ryan Seacrest Prods. as senior veep of sales and corporate partnerships.
PARIS -- Franco-German net Arte has pre-bought Jane Campion and Garth Davis' "Top of the Lake" from BBC Worldwide France, which has also revealed several other deals in the run-up to Mipcom.
Newly minted distributor A24 has acquired North American rights to Sally Potter's coming of age drama "Ginger & Rosa."