Pay TV programmer Globosat, a subsid of media conglom Globo, has acquired the rights to David Letterman's talker and the U.S. version of "Survivor."
Kim Conant has been named vice president of marketing and media relations for Paramount's TV Group. Conant will handle day-to-day publicity, advertising and promotion duties for Paramount TV Group's…
An America TV-Canal 4 broadcast accusing interim president Valentin Paniagua of corruption has ignited a political firestorm in Peru, resulting in protests, resignations and rumors of a network…
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U.K. TV producer Tiger Aspect is creating an animated version of Bean, the geeky British character portrayed by comedian Rowan Atkinson.
Jack Sussman just got a little more special in the eyes of CBS. Web has upped the exec to senior VP of specs, keeping him in charge of developing and supervising production of all primetime specials…
The details of HBO's recent deal with Universal Pictures may be murky, but the paybox has certainly bought bragging rights. It's one of the weirdest movie deals in the history of pay TV.
Local directors, producers and talent are clamoring to participate in next season's series of made-for-TV films under production at Television Nacional (TVN). The series "Cuentos Chilenos" (Chilean…
German shopping channel HOT has broadened its operations into the Netherlands, its third European market.
Ele Juarez, former prexy and CEO of HBO Latin America, has been appointed managing director of Telefonica Media, the giant film and TV subsid of Spanish telco Telefonica.
News Corp. chairman-CEO Rupert Murdoch said his company may not need to move ahead with a planned IPO of Sky Global Networks, since it's now more likely the satcaster will be merged into an existing…
Channel 5 has inked an $18 million library deal with Warner Bros. Intl. TV for over 80 pics including "The Bodyguard," "The Fugitive," "Unforgiven" and "Lethal Weapon."