CBS Paramount Intl. Television has concluded a multiyear volume deal with a group of Nordic broadcasters that often buy Hollywood product together -- TV4 Sweden, TV2 Denmark and TV2 Norway.
Revenues at Canadian broadcast company Bell Globemedia increased 7.5% in the second quarter to hit C$399 million ($324 million), up from $301 million a year earlier.
Brillstein-Grey Entertainment has completed an ownership transfer from Brad Grey and named longtime managers Cynthia Pett-Dante and Jon Liebman to run the company as co-presidents.
The daring 1944 rescue of 511 U.S. POWs from a notorious Japanese prison camp in the Philippines proved to be a golden opportunity to assuage the shame of the previous surrender. "The Great Raid," on…
CBS topper Leslie Moonves has named Louis Briskman general counsel in a move that helps build out the executive suite for CBS Corp. as it prepares to separate from Viacom.
Filmmaker Brian Herzlinger lands a second date with Drew Barrymore look-a-like Lily Rain. . .at the L.A. preem of "My Date with Drew," in which Herzlinger embarks on a 30-day quest to get a date with…
With "Pretty Persuasion" set for a big bow next week in Los Angeles, the Gen Art-sponsored Gotham preem on Tuesday was fairly low-key, with only helmer Marcos Siega and thesps Evan Rachel Wood and…
Dr. Phil McGraw will be dispensing his homespun, tough-love formulas at least through the 2013-14 season thanks to a five-year extension of the contract for his daily talkshow "Dr. Phil" by…
It turns out the Viacom split has already happened, at least unofficially. Even though the company won't legally divide itself into two until next year, CBS chairman and Viacom co-prexy Leslie…
Warner Bros. has acquired remake rights to the French comedy "Apres Vous," and the studio will craft it as a star vehicle for Billy Crystal, who will produce with Art Linson.