Writers and Artists Group Intl. is looking to expand its reach in the nonscripted world, hiring Cal Boyington as the tenpercentery's head of alternative packaging.
Just For Variety: Two old friends are back in L.A. this week: Bill Clinton and Harry Thomason. Clinton is here for countless interviews and a booksigning, starting 5 p.m. Friday at Brentano's in…
Showtime has created a talent relations/special events division to be headed by newly appointed veep Nikki Ferraro.
Although most of America's newspaper publishers have given Wall Street little to cheer about lately, publisher-broadcaster E.W. Scripps said its booming niche cable biz is on track to boost even…
The American Film Institute's latest "100 Years" spec, about movie songs, struck a chord with auds Tuesday, drawing more than 12 million viewers and helping CBS take the night in several ratings…
HBO is near a deal to start production on an OutKast musical that will premiere on the cabler. Information was incorrect in Wednesday's story.
The BBC has announced sweeping changes to its journalistic process to prevent a repeat of the embarrassing saga that led to the resignation of its chairman and director general in January.
Commercial channel ITV is re-entering the market for high-profile U.S. fare to earn much-needed extra advertising revenue from its digital webs ITV2 and the soon-to-be launched ITV3.
Dennis Publishing -- the media firm behind Maxim, Stuff, Blender and The Week mags -- has set its sights on the TV and film biz.
"Hope & Faith" exec producer Emile Levisetti has ankled his post after four years at Industry Entertainment, setting up a production shingle at Touchstone TV.