FremantleMedia North America is fixing up its "Family Feud" game strip with a new host for next fall, "Home Improvement" alum Richard Karn.
Brazil's leading cabler, Globo Cabo, is raising 1 billion reais ($430 million) and changing its name to NET Servicos de Comunicacao in a bid to hit profits.
Mosaic Media Group's Family Tree Entertainment division has tapped Erika Conner VP of film and television development and Dorsey James as general manager.
When Jack Matthews was named CEO on Monday of the Premium Movie Partnership, film channels owned jointly by Paramount, Vivendi Universal, Sony, 20th Century Fox and Liberty Media, it seemed the other…
Nickelodeon has pacted with DIC Entertainment to create a Sunday afternoon animated movie block fueled by some $80 million worth of original feature length ani pics.
Holly Jacobs has been named exec VP of Buena Vista Prods., effectively replacing Angela Shapiro at the Mouse House division, following Shapiro's exit last month to head ABC Family Channel.
Joining the recent spate of classic TV series-turned-features, Universal Pictures and Michael Mann will give bigscreen treatment to the seminal '80s cop series "Miami Vice." Film will be creatively…
In his latest high-profile gamble, John Malone is betting about $300 million that viewers are ready to tune into interactive TV.
Indie powerhouse Brad Grey Television -- the production shingle behind such hits as "The Sopranos" and "Just Shoot Me" -- is setting up shop at 20th Century Fox Television.
As the National Cable Show closed up shop, top execs made it a point Wednesday to defend Cablevision, saying it was doing the right thing in refusing to be coerced into carrying the New York Yankees'…
Pay TV around the world has become a big headache for Hollywood's congloms. From Germany and Spain to Argentina and beyond, payboxes that have done deals with the American majors for their movies are…