Despite uncertainty over who will win Canuck broadcast rights for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. has hung a banner over its studios promoting itself as the…
U.K.-based rights owner Chorion has appointed John Simenon, son of international best-selling author Georges Simenon, as a consultant for its filmed production marketing and promotion.
Endemol format "Split Decision" has been sold to Cactus Prods. in Tunisia for broadcast on Etablissement Radiofussion Television Tunisieene (ERTT).
Ozzy's going four for four. MTV has ordered 20 additional segs of mainstay "The Osbournes," despite cooling ratings for its third edition.
Showtime may not be hiring Annie Leibovitz to shoot its ad campaigns, but with a new entertainment head on board and a commitment to edgier series, the net is pulling out the stops when it comes to…
Cablers could be asking for trouble from Capitol Hill. Their rates rose 8.2% in the last year, the Federal Communications Commission reported Tuesday in its annual cable-price survey.
Scheduling exec Dan Harrison has made his way back to Burbank, joining NBC's Bravo cabler as VP of strategic program planning.
Pubcaster Thirteen/WNET New York and U.K. distrib Granada Intl. have pacted to produce a number of natural history programs.
Rupert Murdoch's Fox brand, linked to movies produced by 20th Century Fox over the last 75 years, has propelled the Fox Movie Channel (FMC) to the head of the pack among emerging cable networks in…
"Will & Grace" star Sean Hayes has come out of the TV producing closet. Hayes has developed and produced the series pilot "underExposed" for NBC-owned cabler Bravo. Project pits aspiring filmmakers…
Canuck broadcaster CTV has inked a two-year deal with Creative Artists Agency to plumb U.S. producers and broadcasters to team up for the development, co-production and broadcast of movies of the…