Swedish production company Strix Television has licensed reality format "The Farm" to commercial channel RTL in Germany and Adventure Line Prods. in France.
Discovery Networks Europe has sealed a 5-1/2 year carriage deal with NTL, the U.K.'s No. 1 cabler.
Kirch Intermedia has restructured to focus on Kirch Group's TV webs and multimedia presentation.
Indonesia's top-rating network Indosiar is in new hands. The Indonesian Bank Restructuring Agency sold 49% of its 57.26% stake in the broadcaster to PT TDM Aset Manajemen for $72 million Wednesday.
Former "Simpsons" and "King of the Hill" scribe/producer Rich Appel is creating a half-hour single-camera laffer for NBC set in the world of young U.S. prosecutors.
Break out the 76 trombones: Tony-winning thesp Kristin Chenoweth has been cast to star opposite Matthew Broderick in Storyline Entertainment's upcoming remake of "The Music Man" for ABC.
Eye, Eye, Eye: As NBC and Fox fought to the finish for demographic bragging rights, CBS Wednesday claimed a total-viewers victory in the November sweeps, marking the net's third consecutive ratings…
Fox is giving "24" more time and serving up another heaping portion of "Bernie Mac."