Playboy TV Intl. has inked a distrib deal with Venevision Intl., which will be the exclusive sales rep of Playboy-branded programming to open TV broadcasters in Latin America, Spain and Portugal.
At a 90-minute board meeting Wednesday in Madrid, Juan Villalonga proffered his resignation as prexy of giant telco Telefonica, while Cesar Alierta was duly voted the new prexy. The board issued an…
Victor Neufeld, the ABC News exec who has overseen the "20/20" franchise since 1988, will be promoted to senior executive producer of the program as the trio of primetime newsmags undergoes a…
Wrestling fans of TBS' weekly Wednesday night "WCW Thunder" are going to get lots of extra information, be able to play games and communicate with other aficionados in real time if they have their TV…
National Geographic Channels Worldwide has licensed BBC science and technology series "Tomorrow's World."
TV Azteca, Mexico's No. 2 web, saw net sales rise 22% during the second quarter compared with the same period in 1999 as revenue totaled nearly 1.4 billion pesos ($143 million). But net profits…
Online and on-air network ZDTV will team with Time Warner Cable to distribute ZDTV's programming to Time Warner's 12.6 million subscribers.
Stuart Rosenstein has been upped to VP of Nickelodeon Theatricals.
Musicvideos for rap artist Eminem and "TRL" call-in favorite 'N Sync lead the noms for the 17th annual MTV Video Music Awards, announced Tuesday.
Synditel, the portion of the summer Television Critics Assn. press tour dedicated to new syndie shows, may not be dead after all. Pryor & Associates, the marketing company that organizes the event…
TV producer Paul Buccieri, formerly of Buccieri & Weiss Entertainment, has joined Chris-Craft/United Television as senior vice president of program development for the Chris-Craft Television…