China Entertainment Television has named Gerry Tymon, a 25-year veteran of Canadian broadcasting and advertising, to the newly created position of chief operating officer of CETV Family Channel.
It's now E! and only E! at E! Online, the massive Website that E! Entertainment Television and CNET: The Computer Network jointly launched last August.
If the background of the company's first hire is any indication, news and how-to programs aimed at kids are on the drawing board at Bryant Gumbel's new production venture with Eyemark Entertainment.
Valerie Cavanaugh, UPN's senior vice president of business and legal affairs, is ankling the netlet at the end of her contract this fall, sources say.
New Zealand's TV3 is the first overseas broadcaster to snap up the new Roseanne talker. Program director Gary Brown confirmed the web has bought several years of the series, which he plans to use to…
Reports running through the German press that media heavyweight the Kirch Group could loose its broadcasting rights to the World Cups in 2002 and 2006 were denied Friday by the Kirch Group and FIFA…
Fuji Television Network will go public Aug. 8 when its stock is listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, officials at the exchange announced Friday.
The honeymoon's over for Mark Canter, who is switching hats to become executive producer of Columbia TriStar's syndie strip "The Dating Game" after spending the past season as exec producer of its…
Twentieth Century Fox has inked a deal with Vivica A. Fox to develop a sitcom for midseason, sources say.
Canal Plus Netherlands has inked a five-year, 145 million guilder ($73 million) deal that gives it rights to broadcast live, on pay TV, all Honor Division soccer games in Holland.