Nordic media outfit Modern Times Group is launching pay TV channel Viasat Explorer in three Baltic states, Russia, Moldova, Belarus, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Bulgaria on Nov. 1.
Fox casting chief Marcia Shulman has fallen in love with Olliver Jones, who has signed a talent holding deal with the network. The catch? Jones has no acting credits. But Shulman said she was willing…
With "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" topping the weekend box office, producer Mike Fleiss is already plotting another killing -- along with two new film projects, a scripted half-hour pilot at the WB…
With the November sweeps not far off, NBC is revamping its Monday and Friday lineups, adding an extra dose of "Friends" -- and benching "Coupling" until December.
"In Hollywood, there are no rules ... but you break them at your peril." Movie maven Peter Guber uttered these helpful yet confusing sentiments during his panel at the 2003 Screenwriting Expo…
It was supposed to be a fast, routine interview, taped for CBS' electronic press kit to help promote sweeps telepic "The Elizabeth Smart Story."
Nearly 5 million French TV viewers received a bigger dose of reality than they bargained for Saturday night when disgruntled showbiz workers besieged the live set of "Star Academy."
French TV and film producers can thank a hike in video sales for maintaining levels of public funding for production next year.
In one of the fastest online re-broadcasts of an entertainment TV show, Yahoo! Movies is offering streams of AMC's film industry talkshow "Sunday Morning Shootout" immediately after it airs.
The ombudsman for National Public Radio has determined that Terry Gross was unfair and biased in a recent interview with conservative Fox News Channel host Bill O'Reilly for her radio show "Fresh…
A boffo week of baseball ratings, capped by a nice start to the World Series on Saturday, has lifted Fox to uncharted territory -- first place. When Nielsen issues season-to-date ratings on Tuesday…