NBC veteran David Nevins has been tapped as exec VP of programming for Fox Broadcasting Co., where he will oversee current programming and development as the No. 2 to Fox entertainment prexy Doug…
Amanda Peete ("She's the One," "One Fine Day") has been cast as the femme lead in the upcoming WB Network sitcom "Jack & Jill."
Mexico's No. 2 broadcaster TV Azteca is taking a chance on a Euro-animated series in a market dominated by U.S. and Japanese productions.
While civil rights lawyers suggested that the U.S. Supreme Court's "ride-along" decision Monday will put an end to such shows as "Cops," execs from news-gathering operations doubted their methods…
Zee TV will launch an eight-channel digital network in India that will include entertainment, news, music, cinema and four regional-language channels in Bengali, Marathi, Gujarati and Punjabi.
TVN Entertainment has signed for the first time as lead distributor for two pay-per-view specials: "Cirque du Soleil: Quidam" (Aug. 1) and "Canyon Walk" (Sept. 5), in which French-born aerialist…
German production companies are doing more work for commercial TV than for pubcasters, according to a new study.
Warner Bros. lost more than a steady supplier of hit movies when Arnon Milchan's New Regency Prods. left for the Fox lot two years ago. The Time Warner studio is now also missing out on TV shows from…
Late last week, "Springer" distrib Studios USA decided to yank all of the segs that had been skedded to air this week, which includes the last three days of the May sweep, replacing them with a slate…
Family-friendly Pax TV begins production in Hawaii in August of its primetime, updated version of the popular 1980s "Star Search" TV talent show to air nationally for 52 weeks.
Phoenix Pictures and Nick Nolte's Kingsgate Films have teamed to develop an HBO anthology series about selected Congressional Medal of Honor winners.