Herve Bourges, the head of France's broadcasting authority, Thursday promised not to use the "atomic bomb" on Vivendi by withdrawing Canal Plus' broadcasting license. The Conseil Superieur de…
John Wells is looking for a few good women and minority directors. Wells' production company has launched an internship program to train a diverse roster of candidates in television directing…
While Viacom's TNN prepares to catch a Nielsen rocket ride in September when it begins airing four hours a week of WWF wrestling, News Corp.'s FX is already rocking from the effect of the season…
"Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her," the Cameron Diaz starrer that was due for a theatrical release from MGM next month, will not make it to movie theaters after all -- at least not any time…
In a move that reflects MGM Worldwide Television's expansion in Asian Pacific territories, the division has tapped Janine Rogers as VP of Australian TV sales. Rogers will be based in Oz and will…
They feel "Wanted" over at Nash Entertainment, as Fox officially ordered six episodes of the reality skein Wednesday.
Marking its first direct involvement in German TV, entertainment group Kinowelt Medien has acquired a 10% share in new satellite broadcaster B.TV Television Stuttgart/ Ludwigsburg.
Sao Paulo-based broadcaster TV Gazeta has ended its 10-year relationship with national net Central Nacional de Televisao (CNT) and aims to go it alone.
CNN's Larry King still gets high-powered guests, and Nickelodeon's Rugrats have become movie stars, but the Food Network may be ready to blow away every other cable celebrity this summer with the…
June is a notoriously tough month for syndie ratings, and the most recent figures for weekly first-run shows in particular reveal that June 2000 is no different. Hitting its lowest rating in the five…