The Fuji Television and Nippon Television networks have inked a deal to each take 7% stakes in Gyao, a free-video portal whose corporate parent is Yahoo!.
Lionsgate has reached a new long-term deal with David Spitz, exec VP and general sales manager.
Kai-Fu Lee, Google Inc.'s Chinese prexy who oversaw the search giant's rapid rise in the world's biggest online market, is ankling its Greater China unit to set up his own business, Google said in a…
BBC Worldwide has tapped ex-ITV exec Matt Pritchard as head of development, charged with identifying format ideas for production in overseas markets including the U.S., France, Australia and India.
ABC, CBS and NBC will cover President Obama's address to Congress on Wednesday, but there are doubts that Fox will carry the healthcare speech. Charlie Gibson and George Stephanopoulos will anchor…
Peace has broken out -- for now -- among the presidential contenders at the Writers Guild of America West after last week's polarizing verbal volleys over John Wells' role in helping to end the WGA…
Town halls are now as dangerous as operating heavy machinery, but there's been a rising chorus of D.C. columnists alarmed enough by the state of discourse, with Time's Joe Klein writing that he has a…
"Casanegra," helmed by Nour-Eddine Lakhmari, has been chosen to rep Morocco in the foreign-language Oscar contest.
Fox Business Network has sealed a deal with Don Imus to simulcast his daily radiocast starting Oct. 5.
The Bob Geldof-owned U.K. media combo Ten Alps, which specializes in high-end documentaries, has signed a three-year distribution deal with BBC Worldwide.
The U.K.'s royalties collection society for songwriters has negotiated a deal with YouTube that will allow the online video site to legally show artist videos, in return for payment to copyright…