Pay TV execs repping 23 feevees from Turner Broadcasting System, Discovery Networks, ESPN, MGM, Sony, Fox and HBO, among others, have launched the Latin American Multichannel Advertising Council.
Veteran producer Michael Grais has formed Michael Grais Prods. with an eye toward developing commercial projects for both film and television. First up is MGM's feature take on classic sci-fi skein…
WE: Women's Entertainment has committed to 13 episodes of half-hour skein "Mix It Up," created by "Friends" star Courteney Cox Arquette.
The Czech Broadcasting Council has approved the sale of regional station TV Galaxie, formerly known as TV3, to GES Holding, the owner of commercial channel Prima TV.
RTL TV has picked up a second season of "Superstar," the Teutonic version of "American Idol," well before the first season closes on March 8.
Steve Wyatt has been tapped as the new editor-in-chief of the Global Television Network, and longtime anchor Peter Kent becomes deputy editor of Global Television News.
Regional cable giant United Pan-European Communications (UPC) has acquired seven Romanian cable companies as part of a $60 million expansion.
Jose Roberto Maluf has ankled as prexy of No. 2 broadcaster Sistema Brasileiro de Televisao (SBT) as part of a major restructuring.