In a bid to expand distribution for its original fare, Showtime Networks has begun seeking worldwide outlets to license features from Showtime Entertainment Group and the pay cable network's spex and…
Although he has resigned as Columbia Pictures TV exec VP of comedy development as reported Tuesday, Steven Mendelson will officially leave the studio in June, at the end of development season.
Ciby 2000, the film production house owned by French cement magnate Francis Bouygues, has merged its two international sales companies.
Roseanne Arnold, the proverbial talkshow loose cannon, went off Tuesday night on "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," saying she plans to take her top-rated comedy series off ABC once the show's…
The international television marketplace is on the verge of major new expansion in the mid-'90s.
Fox Broadcasting Co. has taken another step toward fulfilling the pledge to go weekly with its Monday movie in June, acquiring roughly a dozen new theatrical titles, including "The Player" and "The…
JUST WHEN THINGS were getting interesting, NBC has to go and spoil things by saying it's not for sale.
Acknowledging that advertising and product identity with motion pictures have become a global issue, Warner Bros. has named Lynn Smith to the newly created position of VP, worldwide promotions.
The Big Three networks have notified the Los Angeles judge presiding over fin-syn-related antitrust consent decrees that the Federal Communications Commission has set in motion plans to nix the…
Fox Children's Network, the reigning ratings champ with kids, introduced five new programs for its fall lineup to advertisers here -- four of them with well-established name recognition among kids.
CBS' big numbers from the NCAA college basketball championship game were strong enough to carry the network to victory in a lackluster April 5-11 prime time Nielsen week.