It's poultry in motion: NBC has picked up the broadcast rights to DreamWorks' "Chicken Run" after ABC passed on the animated comedy.
Telefonica, Kinowelt tilt for Artisan stake Spain’s Telefonica and Germany’s fast-growing distrib heavyweight Kinowelt Medien have emerged as two finalists angling to take a stake in Artisan…
StudioCanal chief Vincent Grimond has vehemently defended the role of Canal Plus' production and distribution subsidiary, saying that it and Universal would "remain two distinct companies."
NBC Sports has joined Tiger Woods in setting records at the U.S. Open. Sunday's coverage of the Open, which featured Woods capping the most lopsided victory in the major tournament's history…
Mary Connelly, producer of ABC's "Whose Line Is It Anyway?," has been tapped to exec produce CBS' "Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn," replacing Billy Kimball. Kimball, who has been exec producer…
Ehrich Van Lowe wrote the debut episode of “Even Stevens.” Information was incorrect in Thursday’s paper. * * * Adam Sandler is not creating content for Netcaster Z.com. Information was incorrect in…
Cirque du Soleil will create a 13-part original variety series for Bravo as part of a $20 million, three-year overall partnership deal with the cabler.
Nancy Marchand, veteran stage actress who gained national fame in the 1970s as the crusty newspaper publisher on CBS' "Lou Grant" and then made a sensation as the harridan Mafia mother in HBO's hit…
CBS has elevated Greg Schaefer from station manager of WCBS-TV New York to president of CBS Spot Sales and VP of sales for the CBS-owned TV stations.
Rupert Murdoch's general-entertainment cable networks FX and Fox Family Channel have jointly engineered their biggest theatrical-movie buy ever, ponying up about $120 million to purchase 54 pictures…
Actor Robert Wagner has sued Aaron Spelling Prods. for $20 million, alleging that he was cheated out of profits on the phenomenally successful Fox television show "Beverly Hills 90210."