Roger Gimbel Prods. has purchased the story of the late Rachel Carson, the bestselling author and environmental activist, for a biopic to air on cabler TNT.
Focus Media Inc. will handle media buying for DreamWorks’ theatrical releases. Focus Media, based in Santa Monica, also handles media placement for Sears and U.S. Robotics. Focus developed “Sears…
The aftershocks from last week's abrupt departure of Peter Lund reverberated at CBS Friday, with execs saddened by Lund's exit but less fearful of its short-term impact than they were when the news…
Time Warner appears to be moving forward with plans to take a minority stake in France's second-largest cable operator, Compagnie Generale de Video Communication (CGV).
The BBC has restored Alan Yentob to its top creative job, after a year in which the pubcaster seemed to have pushed the man regarded as its finest program-maker out into the cold.
The Senate approved by an 84-15 vote Friday a measure that calls on budget writers to cut spending if spectrum auctions fail to raise as much as revenue as they expect.
Marc Summers, best known for hosting stints on the Nickelodeon game shows "Double Dare" and "What Would You Do?" is set to host the 49th annual Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards Saturday evening at the…
Actress Jean Kasem, wife of announcer Casey Kasem, has formed the production company Little Miss Liberty Entertainment and acquired the rights to "The Colleen Stan Story," a reality-based TV movie…
It's somehow fitting that CBS' lavish Tavern on the Green party following its fall schedule unveiling May 22 at Carnegie Hall was so rudely interrupted by news of a massive corporate shakeup.
Scandinavian Broadcasting System (SBS) and Norwegian commercial market leader TV2 Norway have inked an unprecedented agreement which will leave the two nets in control of most of the commercial…