Endemol USA production senior veep Lisa Higgins is heading to production shingle RDF USA. Higgins, who also specialized in merchandising and product integration, will serve as exec veep at RDF USA…
Sander Schwartz is ankling his post as Warner Bros. Animation prexy after six years with the studio. Schwartz will segue to a production pact with the studio.
Michael Garin, the CEO of Central European Media Enterprises, will be the keynote speaker and interviewee during a one-on-one with NATPE prexy-chief exec Rick Feldman during the upcoming Discop trade…
NBC Universal's Telemundo will launch the first-ever commercial-free primetime telenovela, "Idolos de Juventud" (Youth Idols), next summer.
Media blogger Kevin Roderick is expanding his "L.A. Observed" brand, signing on as a commentator for pubcaster KCRW-FM.
ABC News' "World News With Charles Gibson" won the May sweep decisively over "NBC Nightly News With Brian Williams," marking Gibson's second consecutive sweep win and widening his lead in the evening…
A&E's six-part reality series "Jackpot Diaries" profiles several of the lucky and often truly deserving people who struck it rich playing state lotteries. The intrinsically voyeuristic nature of the…
TVNZ chief exec Rick Ellis is in hot water for a racial gaffe. He told a parliamentary committee that cop show "Police Ten-7," which features real crime reconstructions, helps the broadcaster meet…
NBC U unveiled a broad set of initiatives to boost its credentials as a "green" company dubbed the "Get on Board" campaign. As part of the effort, the company committed to mitigating the…
U.K. pubcaster Channel 4 has been forced to make an unprecedented series of on-air apologies over a "serious lack of editorial judgment" in the row over alleged racism in "Celebrity Big Brother."