NBC Universal has inked a new multiyear output deal with Canal Plus Group. The Gallic paybox gets first and second window for its French premium channel and thematic channels, as well as pay-per-view…
Confirming a bumper year for U.S. movies released day-and-date in Spain, total 2004 admissions jumped 6% to 139.7 million, according to Nielsen EDI Spain. B.O. skyrocketed 10% to E681.2 million…
Haim Saban's ProSiebenSat 1 TV group is close to taking over lucrative interactive TV group Euvia Media, which operates call-in quiz channel Neun Live and travel web Sonnenklar.
CBS attempted to bury the "Memogate" scandal on Monday with a flurry of firings, a 224-page consultants' report and a new bureaucracy designed to police the Tiffany Network on future politically…
"Spider-Man 2" led nominees for the Visual Effects Society's third annual awards, with six mentions, followed by "The Aviator" and "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" with five apiece.
The 31st Annual People's Choice awards presented a plethora of honors Sunday night on CBS. The winners were determined by fans who cast more than 21 million votes for their favorites in 37 film…
New Amsterdam Entertainment has engineered an exclusive two-year, first-look deal with Touchstone TV for miniseries and TV movies.
Tony Soprano, Christopher Moltisanti and Paulie Walnuts are not yet planning to make any personal calls on the networks, but HBO has begun pitching "Sopranos" reruns to basic cable, attaching the…
"Objectivo Fama" (Objective: Fame), Spanish-lingo broadcaster Univision's first foray into the live song competish/reality show genre, bowed Sunday at 7 p.m. on Univision's TeleFutura Network.
Disney has made a nonexclusive deal to develop multiple theatrical tuners for Hugh Jackman to produce and topline. Jackman has formed a company with new partner John Palermo, and they will be joined…
The bull market for reruns of TV police procedurals like "CSI" and "Law & Order" has driven indie distributor Program Partners to buy U.S. rights to Canadian crime drama "Da Vinci's Inquest."