Chatting with media and entertainment execs in Beverly Hills on Friday, Federal Communications Commission chairman Michael Powell said both newsies and entertainers have played a critical and helpful…
TNT casting chief Iris Grossman has ankled the cabler to return to her roots as a talent agent at ICM. Grossman will start her gig at the tenpercentery's TV division today following a nine-year run…
"Friends" again easily handled "Survivor" Thursday in their second battle this season, as ratings for the juggernaut reality adventure series appear to have come back to earth.
The Kirch Group intends to sell its 25% stake in Spanish private web Telecinco to help finance its projected merger of its core holding Kirch Media with its ProSiebenSat 1 Media units.
Sun TV has launched a Tamil-language entertainment channel, KTV. KTV will air hit Tamil movies along with dubbed Hollywood movies.
MTV Networks Europe has acquired Preview Investments, the holding company of Dutch kidvid channel KinderNet.
Lynda La Plante, creator of the "Prime Suspect" TV series, has joined with veteran TV producer Sophie Balhetchet to launch film production company Cougar Films.
Claxson Interactive Group has assembled the ad-sales team that will lead efforts to sell multimedia packages.
French TV production reps are fuming over a decision to grant 800,000 francs ($109,600) in "documentary" aid to French web M6's primetime talent-spotting reality show "Popstars."
Darlene Caamano and Noah Rosen have launched D-No Entertainment, a fully financed management and production shingle dedicated to establishing Latino writers and directors, as well as producing…
USA Network is putting the word out to the Hollywood community that it's eager to help the studios with on-air promotion of theatricals it pre-buys for the exclusive network/cable window.