Spanish pubcasters TVE and Forta have inked a three-year deal for free-to-air rights to matches from the European Champions League, the continent's premier soccer club competition.
Scandinavian entertainment giant Modern Times Group has tapped Irina Gofman as chief exec of its Russian and CIS subsidiary.
A proposed law that would leave Italy's four most senior officials, including premier and Mediaset owner Silvio Berlusconi, immune from prosecution came a step closer late Thursday.
MTV Networks Germany has appointed Karola Bayr channel and program management director for its Comedy Central outlet.
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After taking a post-strike hiatus, the Writers Guild of America is renewing its push to organize reality shows by targeting "American Idol."
"The Contender" is entering yet another ring.
Susan Winston has been tapped to serve as an exec producer on AMC's "Shootout," the long-running talker hosted by Variety editor-in-chief Peter Bart and producer Peter Guber.
SAG's still not ready to close a deal with the majors -- signaling that the thesps' contract stalemate will linger on into the late summer.
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HBO has greenlit three pilots, including David Simon's next project for the pay cabler and a period drama from Martin Scorsese and "The Sopranos" alum Terence Winter.
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