Nelvana, Canada's largest animation producer, announced Tuesday that it has inked a deal to acquire Windlight Studios, a Minneapolis-based 3-D TV producer.
World Brief: India
tate broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV) has won CNN's first Dennis Anthony Memorial Award for its extensive coverage of the return of Hong Kong to Chinese rule.
Fox veteran Victoria Quoss has left the network distribution fold for a newly created senior management post with Fox Sports.
Telewest, the U.K.'s second-biggest cable operator, has dropped carriage of the History Channel U.K., at the same time sealing long-term deals with CNN Intl., TNT Classic Movies and Cartoon Network.
World Brief: Germany
The volume of Australian film and TV production in the 12 months ending June 30 jumped by 23% over the prior year to A$366 million ($267 million) --- but the bad news for the Aussie industry was the…
Actor-comedian Sinbad got the official nod Tuesday as the new host of Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's syndie latenight talker "Vibe" (Daily Variety, Oct. 21).
CBS is turning its Bill Cosby-hosted "Kids Say the Darndest Things" specials into a midseason series, which could air as part of the Eye web's Friday family lineup.
Despite record-low numbers for the first two games of the World Series, baseball's Fall Classic has pitched NBC to its best weeklong rating since February and widest primetime Nielsens margin of…