Pastis, an international TV company formed to acquire and produce animated and live-action kids programming for worldwide distribution, will debut at the upcoming Mip TV in Cannes.
Canal Plus chief operating officer and top Vivendi Universal exec Denis Olivennes ankled the conglom late Friday after weeks of mounting tension between the money-losing pay TV unit and its giant…
Ellen DeGeneres has signed to headline a daily hourlong syndicated talk-variety show from "Rosie O'Donnell Show" producer Telepictures.
The Lego toy company has signed Los Angeles-based Creative Capers Entertainment to produce "Bionicle: The Mask of Light," a $5.2 million direct-to-video movie.
Lowell "Bud" Paxson and other broadcasters stand to rake in tens of millions -- if they manage to scalp the public airwaves in a complex analog spectrum deal.
Fox is looking to put some heat back into its summer schedule, prepping an aggressive lineup of more than 80 hours of firstrun programming -- including a weekly newsmag from Fox News Channel, a celeb…
There's always room for G.-Lo: While not an out-of-the-box hit, ABC's "George Lopez" show has exhibited a hint of promise for ABC, posting a week-to-week gain Wednesday night despite the start of…
James Caan has signed on to make his TV series debut in Fox's untitled half-hour comedy pilot from Eric Gilliland ("Roseanne").
All Sports Network, the proposed cable channel jointly owned by AOL Time Warner and the National Basketball Assn., will not go forward later this year if it fails to reach 25 million subscribers on…
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In their first collaborative effort, NBC Enterprises and Court TV will preside over new syndie "Trial by Fire" for fall 2003.