Tough 11th-hour negotiations between Warner Bros. and the Fox TV stations over the sale of the studio's new talkshow, "Dr. Keith Ablow," and the renewal of "The Tyra Banks Show" are keeping the…
Producer FremantleMedia and distrib Tribune took the wraps off their plans for "American Idol" in syndication Thursday on the eve of the NATPE confab in Las Vegas.
Veteran entertainment attorneys Gary Raskin, Arnold Peter, Barbara Rubin and Jody Simon are joining forces, launching a new law practice in Century City. Raskin Peter Rubin & Simon will focus on…
"TV to go" will be the hot ticket topic Monday at the so-called Mobile++ day in Las Vegas on the eve of the annual NATPE convention, which runs Jan. 24-26. The non-profit NATPE org has joined with…
Global Spanish-language titan Televisa will bow its adaptation of Colombia net RCN's worldwide hit "Betty la fea" (Ugly Betty) in Mexico on Monday.
Making available its program lineup to the international marketplace for the first time, the TV Guide Channel has tapped indie distributor CableReady to handle worldwide sales for some 100 hours of…
"American Idol," the mother of all talent contests, is planning to make its debut in TV syndication this fall. Tribune Entertainment has bought the syndication rights to reruns of "American Idol" for…
On the heels of a hot November ratings book for its syndie series "Da Vinci's Inquest," indie distrib Program Partners has once again plumbed the Great White North for two procedural dramas to…
"Teletubbies" producer Ragdoll has sold 105 new episodes of the series to Discovery Kids Latin America. The Latin American net aired 260 episodes in 1999. New licensing agreement runs to 2006.
A new reality show starring the international TV biz hit Mip last week: It featured global economic slowdown, broadcasters on tighter budgets, and fears of Hollywood strikes Also on tap…
Pubcaster France 3 has acquired the free TV rights to a batch of Universal's feature films from Universal Intl. TV.