Walt Disney’s ESPN is joining a consortium of media and advertising concerns hoping to automate the practice of buying TV and radio advertising, a practice that remains somewhat arcane despite…
Momentum Entertainment Group
ITV has forged ITV Studios U.S. Group following the company’s acquisition of unscripted shingles Gurney Prods., High Noon Entertainment and Thinkfactory Media. Group will be led by a team chaired by…
Reports this week of TV commercials finding a place on Facebook may seem like a gamechanger for social media, but Twitter has already made serious inroads on this front.
National Geographic Channel has promoted Heather Moran to exec veep of programming and strategy, and Brad Dancer to senior vice prez of programming planning and research for Nat Geo and Nat Geo Wild…
With family fare repping a growing sector of showbiz, creators of family- and faith-based entertainment gather June 21 in BevHills for the second annual Purpose: Family Entertainment and Faith Based…
Money is looser but distribs are fewer for those peddling projects at this year's Cannes market.
Producer Nick Hamm convinced playwright Neil LaBute to create his first TV series by offering the lure of a low budget and a quick-and-dirty production cycle for an emerging premium channel. What's…
DirecTV has ordered original drama “Full Circle” to series from Neil LaBute, and will debut the ten-episode first season on DirecTV’s exclusive Audience network this fall. Skein, described as a…
Transactional attorneys include Harry "Skip" Brittenham, P. John Burke, Stan Coleman, George Cooke, Jay L. Cooper, Jacqueline Eckhouse, Craig Emanuel, Matt Galsor, Cliff Gilbert-Lurie, Joel A. Katz…
DirecTV is close to finalizing a deal with Momentum Television for a 1o-episode drama series from Neil LaBute for its Audience Network channel. Half-hour drama dubbed “Full Circle” revolves around…
ABC and CBS are making gains in the evening news ratings race, closing the gap in the first quarter with longtime leader NBC. “The NBC Nightly News With Brian Williams” finished the quarter that…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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