Sergio Silva, head of production at RAI-TV, announced Friday the Italian pubcaster is making a quantum leap in its investment for the inhouse production of series, miniseries, TV movies and feature…
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.
Live Entertainment CEO Mark A. Curcio was formerly head of the Los Angeles office of management consulting firm Bain & Co., which is un-related to Boston-based Bain Capital. Information was wrong in…
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.
The Discovery Channel's Japan version has been launched, and it will be carried on the PerfecTV direct-to-home satellite platform, as well as some regional CATV services.
Kim Rozenfeld is ankling Columbia TriStar TV to take the No. 2 comedy development job at ABC, sources said.
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.
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.
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…
Twentieth Century Fox has inked a deal with Vivica A. Fox to develop a sitcom for midseason, sources say.
Several seasons ago, they squared off in a bitter battle as competing operating-room dramas. Now, NBC's "ER" and CBS' "Chicago Hope" are in a new game of one-upsmanship: seeing which can come up with…