Viacom polished off two more multinetwork cable carriage deals this week, announcing Wednesday that it had reached a major renewal agreement with News Corp.-owned DirecTV for all current MTV Networks…
Touchstone TV business affairs exec Jerry Longarzo has been upped to senior VP of the division.
Veteran television producer Michael Weisman has been tapped exec producer of "The Jane Pauley Show."
ESPN has given the go-ahead for its third original movie, "3: The Dale Earnhardt Story," a biopic about the legendary racecar driver who died in a crash during the final lap of the 2001 Daytona 500.
Off-lot feature production activity in Hollywood remained moderate in December, while TV shoots fell off their record-setting pace during the month, according to figures released Wednesday.
The man responsible for spearheading the international activities of TV company Carlton, Rupert Dilnott-Cooper, is the latest high-ranking exec to exit the commercial giant ITV as Carlton and Granada…
Dubai-based sports satcaster Ten Sports will air live broadcast rights to the India vs. Pakistan cricket series in March, and has so far refused to sell on any windows to pubcaster Doordarshan.
NBC drama "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" hit a season high Tuesday, pacing the net to victory on the night in adults 18-49, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen. CBS drew the most…
Haim Saban's ProSiebenSat 1 broadcast group has purchased a 30-pic package from Warner for German terrestrial TV, including "The Last Samurai." Deal closed Wednesday, the day before the Tom Cruise…
Martha MacCallum has joined Fox News Channel as an anchor for Fox News Live, the network's live daily broadcasts. She previously served as co-anchor of CNBC's "Morning Call With Martha MacCallum and…
Bravo, Ben Silverman and the exec producers of "Big Brother" are betting on "Blow Out," a new reality skein that's a cross between "The Restaurant" and "Shampoo."