ABC is keeping "Brothers & Sisters" in the family, ordering a full season of the Sunday-night relationship drama. Meanwhile, CBS has given soph Bruckheimer drama "Close to Home" a greenlight for the…
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped Blaze Television's Conor MacAnally and Bart Peters to exec produce the 2007 Writers Guild Awards.
Santi Amodeo follows his critically acclaimed solo debut "Astronauts" with the similarly revitalizing, winsomely idiosyncratic "Doghead," about a few strange, lost days in the life of a teenager with…
Inaki Dorronsoro's punchy "The Distance" is the latest in a sudden spate of pugilistically inclined movies from Spain -- and serves as further evidence that the country can now deliver a decent…
The Fox News Channel has muscled into the top tier of cable carriage. But it hasn't scored quite as much money as it first sought. Channel will more than triple its monthly fee in a new carriage deal…
Turner Broadcasting has promoted Sal Petruzzi to senior VP of public relations for ad sales, marketing and sports. In effect, Petruzzi adds sports to his existing duties as VP of ad sales and…
MTV Networks has bought Quizilla, a user-generated Web site aimed at teenage girls. Steve Youngwood, exec VP of digital media for MTV's Kids & Family Group, said he'll tie in Quizilla.com with two…
CBS Corp. has reached an exclusive syndication deal with Yahoo! that will make local news video from 16 CBS stations available on the portal.
Madrid-based brand management company Elastic Rights has signed its first Spanish TV deals, for Japanese beetle-adventure toon series "Mushiking, the Guardians of the Forest."
BBC Worldwide, the BBC's commercial arm, is planning its first co-production with China, natural history skein "Wild China."
Pubcaster China Central Television is launching an animated series blending traditional storytelling methods with state-of-the-art computer graphics as China continues to boost its local toon biz.