Production shingle CineBlast has merged with Lillian LaSalle's Gotham-based talent management company LaSalle Management Group to form LaSalle Holland. LaSalle Holland will shoot two pics this…
Newly formed Dutch-based TeVe Media Group has launched format company TeVe Partners, aimed at providing development, creation, consultancy and distrib services for international formats.
As the result of a networkwide reorganization effort to slash costs, CNN Intl. has greatly reduced its production staff in Hong Kong.
Rupert Murdoch has a proposition: How would you like to place bets on horse races by simply touching your TV remote while relaxing in the comfort of your living room?
Satcaster DirecTV Brasil is under fire from the powerful Universal Church of God's Kingdom for removing two of its channels from the satcast lineup.
Brian Lowry: Tuning In
First came the National Basketball Assn. and Michael Jordan, still one of the biggest names in sport for Chinese audiences hooked on basketball.
As Janet Jackson's Super Bowl peep show proved, not everything MTV does is quite ready for primetime. But the music-oriented cabler continues to make a subtle but serious impact at the broadcast webs.
Imitation may well be a form of flattery, but to owners of phenomenally successful formats like "Idol," imitation is piracy.
Thanks to some leggy wannabe models, there's a spring in the step of UPN for the first time in several years.
She is clumsy, gullible, plain, wears thick black-rimmed glasses and teeth braces and dresses in unflattering clothes -- meet Jassi, India's latest television phenomenon.