Voy, a media company that will create movies, TV shows and books for the English-speaking Hispanic market, has set up the Voy Network, a 24-hour cable channel.
Indie film and TV sales and distribution company Showcase Entertainment has struck a five-year deal with Hawaii Film Partners to exclusively distribute HFP's film and TV projects through the end of…
Showtime Networks has acquired the first and second seasons of Intl. Emmy Award-winning children's fantasy series "The Magician's House" and the seven-episode thriller "Strange" from the BBC Sales Co.
ABC News has tapped David Kerley as a correspondent in the net's Washington, D.C., bureau.
The big headline in the TV news biz Tuesday was itself, as newly named MSNBC prexy Rick Kaplan played the phoenix rising from the ashes in once again assuming control of a 24/7 cable news network.
A controversial law decree that will save Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's Rete 4 station from a court-ordered blackout was rammed through Italy's Parliament on Tuesday.
Reed Midem will honor Robert Halmi Sr., chairman of Hallmark Entertainment, with a lifetime achievement award at the upcoming Mip TV market in Cannes.
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped Jason Horwitch, who penned FX's telepic "The Pentagon Papers," to receive its Paul Selvin Award.
Viacom Station Groups have picked up competitive hip-hop dance show "Dance 360" and skedded it for a fall bow.
Conan O'Brien stepped in it north of the border last week after a character on his latenight show went after a very touchy subject up here -- French Canadians.
"In America," "Seabiscuit," "Secret Lives of Dentists" and "The Station Agent" are among the films to be presented with Christopher Awards at the 55th annual ceremony, to be held Feb. 26 at the…