Pan Euro channel launcher SBS Broadcasting has inked a licensing agreement with GRB Entertainment for its 10-episode reality series "Next Action Star" as well as the Joel Silver-produced telefilm…
The mid-festival glamour level jumped several notches, thanks to Wednesday night's double tribute to thesp Jessica Lange and HBO honcho Colin Callender.
Time Warner Cable is taking the lead in rolling out video-on-demand to its cable systems. Company said it has already attracted 700,000 subscribers to its VOD and subscription VOD services across its…
Pay TV programmer Claxson launched its feevee RetroTV on satcaster DirecTV Brasil on Sept. 1.
NASCAR has inked a two-year deal with Calgary-based Craig Media to broadcast its Nextel Cup Series races in Canada for the 2004 and 2005 seasons.
ContentFilm has set up a two-part deal for Adam Goldberg laffer "The Hebrew Hammer."
HBO has engineered the biggest deal in the history of off-cable distribution, selling reruns of "Sex and the City" to the 26 Tribune-owned TV stations for a combination of cash license fees and…
The NBA's back in business with NBC -- at least in primetime. Peacock, which aired its last pro basketball game in 2002, has picked up the Pariah TV project loosely based on the life of Los Angeles…
ABC and Touchstone Television have inked "Saturday Night Live" alum Dean Edwards to a talent holding deal.
In one of the earliest creative byproducts of the pending NBC/Vivendi Universal marriage, Peacock entertainment prexy Jeff Zucker and "Law & Order" exec producer Dick Wolf have struck a verbal…
Pay movie web Starz Encore is facing a potentially debilitating hike in its feature film costs come 2004. Parent company Liberty Media admitted Wednesday the premium net's programming tab may…