After 20 years in the film distribution biz, industry veteran and RCV Entertainment EVP Dirk de Lille, will move over to the small screen to become manager of foreign acquisitions for Holland Media…
British indie Endemol UK, producer of the hugely successful "Big Brother" reality series, has suffered a £1.4 million ($2.1 million) loss for 2001, it has emerged.
Ellen DeGeneres is hitting the books again: Simon and Schuster has picked up worldwide rights to a book of comic musings from the thesp.
Satcaster DirecTV Latin America has launched a free email service in Argentina to lure subscribers -- and keep them.
Major League Baseball players decided against setting a strike date Monday, raising hopes that an agreement will be reached, thus averting a work stoppage that would likely torpedo the season and the…
Original Television, an arm of Neal Moritz and Marty Adelstein's new management/production company, has sealed a two-year, seven-figure deal to develop and produce programming at 20th Century Fox TV.
UPN has rounded out its programming team, recruiting Universal Network TV drama topper Sonja Piper Dosti as the netlet's senior vice president of drama development.
The Lion is moving into Africa via a hookup for its overseas spinoff movie channel. MGM Networks, a unit of the Hollywood studio, is launching two channels in a deal with the continent's only…
Univision Communications has tapped Ramon Pineda vice president and general manager of four Arizona stations.
British comedian Harry Enfield has dismissed claims that his new sitcom is based on "The Osbournes," MTV's hit reality show starring veteran rocker Ozzy Osbourne and family.
A big budget, preschool puppet show and a controversial live-action drama were unveiled Monday in the £30 million ($43 million) fall sked for the BBC's children's division -- the most the pubcaster…