VH1 has replaced Jeff Gaspin as its head of programming with a surprise choice: Fred Graver, who moves up to the job from senior VP of VH1.com and its sister Web site, Sonicnet.com.
Jim Miller, exec VP of original programming for USA Network, has stepped down from his post. Miller had been head of original programming for the general entertainment cable net since September.
The domestic operation of recently reorganized Pearson Television has greenlit production for fall on its three syndie gamers: soph "Family Feud," frosh "To Tell the Truth" and upcoming "Card Sharks."
Alliance Atlantis TV Distribution has tapped Rose Marie Vega VP of sales for Latin America.
After seven years of negotiations, dominant terrestrial net TVB is in final talks with mainland government-owned giant China Central Television (CCTV) to rebroadcast programs on each other's channels.
Bobbee Gabelmann, exec VP of current programming for Paramount Domestic TV, is leaving the company after a 13-year run.
Fox and CBS scored ratings victories on Sunday, sending ABC to surprise second-place finishes despite the return of celebrity "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire."
Chuck Dolan's Independent Film Channel has racked up three of the most extensive cable-carriage agreements its six-year history, landing commitments from Time Warner Cable, Adelphia Communications…
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