Three years after Canal Plus proudly trumpeted a 36-month business plan, only to spend a chunk of last year warning that targets wouldn't be hit, the French pay television giant is at it again.
Former NBC West Coast topper Don Ohlmeyer is returning to his sports broadcasting roots, inking a two-year, seven-figure deal to serve as exec producer of ABC's "Monday Night Football."
The TV landscape is changing faster than the marriage between Rick Rockwell and Darva Conger, yet network execs still operate virtually the same way they did when Lucy and Desi were TV's hot couple.
Don't be surprised if you see Ted Koppel on Court TV. The court cabler has partnered with ABC News' "Nightline" to produce crime and justice programming.
ReplayTV and cabler Starz Encore Group have pacted to develop subscription- and pay-per-view-based video-on-demand services for the digital video recorder maker and other set-top boxes.
Pilot casting season is heating up, with Kelly McGillis ("Top Gun") and Michael Jeter ("The Green Mile") set to star in the CBS drama pilot "Cold Shoulder."
"3rd Rock from the Sun" scribes Bob Kushell, Christine Zander and David Sacks have inked new two-year, mid-six-figure overall deals with the Carsey-Werner Co.
Amid a restructuring of the ABC News senior management team, veterans Bob Murphy, Phyllis McGrady and Paul Friedman have been named to newly created positions, ABC News president David Westin…
Rupert Murdoch's FX cable network is about to commission its first scripted drama series, a weekly hour dealing with the world of pro football players, both on and off the field.
ESPN has entered into an extensive multimedia deal with "X-Games" skateboarding star Tony Hawk to provide broadcasting and hosting services for various sporting events over the next three years.