Sony Pictures TV will pocket more than $70 million from the sale of dozens of its theatrical movies, both fairly recent titles and library product, to 12 cable networks.
CBS has read the last rites to "The Will." Eye Tuesday pulled the plug on the reality sudser, which bowed Saturday to subpar ratings. It didn't help that the skein aired opposite an NFL playoff game.
"Objectivo fama" (Objective: Fame), Spanish-lingo broadcaster Univision's first foray into the song competish reality genre, bowed Sunday on Univision's TeleFutura Network.
Lifetime Entertainment Services will move its technical operations center from Astoria's Kaufman Studios to 111 Eighth Ave. in the Chelsea/Meatpacking District area in early 2006.
NBA Entertainment is making NBA game highlights, plays of the day and encore presentations of NBA TV series available to Comcast customers with access to both On Demand and NBA TV.
Def on Demand and Clear Channel Television announced a two-year agreement to co-produce 12 live fashion- and music-related events per year. The shows, titled "Def on Demand Live," will be available…
A Band Apart Commercials is teaming with helmer Scott Gillen to produce "Build or Bust," a reality series for Fox Television's Speed Channel.
Country music singer-songwriter Phil Vassar will join host LeAnn Rimes for the third season of USA Network's "Nashville Star." Show, which searches for the next country music superstar, preems March…
Syndicated radio host Tom Leykis and former MTV VJ Kennedy will host "Poker Royale: Battle of the Sexes" on GSN.
Kids at home for vacation in the week between Christmas and New Year's (Dec. 27-Jan. 2) aided the daytime syndies, including "Ellen," which posted a best-ever mark of 2.5.