Ex-"Seinfeld" scribe Jennifer Crittenden has inked a rich, high-seven-figure deal with the Paramount TV Group to create and exec produce comedy series.
CBS is making big changes to "Big Brother." Eye execs are mum about details, but the net's Web site Monday started hyping a new edition of the reality skein that promises a total revamp of the…
Giorgio Gori, director of Mediaset flagship Canale 5, is ankling Silvio Berlusconi's TV company on April 2 after 17 years to set up his own production company, Magnolia.
Santa Monica-based Web production company Zeros & Ones Entertainment has launched Zeros & Ones Studios, a work-for-hire Web animation facility. New digital arm is being formed by the team of 16…
The TV ratings may have been down, but Web site traffic related to the Academy Awards was up.
The 41st Golden Rose, which unspools April 26-May 1 in Montreux, Switzerland, will include programs from 19 countries in the final stage of the world's leading competition for light entertainment…
TV production company Zoo Prods. has acquired "Dare for Dollars" from shuttered entertainment Web site Z.com. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Zoo plans to continue the popular site in May…
Silvio Berlusconi's TV group Mediaset, German media magnate Leo Kirch and News Corp.'s Rupert Murdoch together have bought up to 6% of Olivetti, the majority holder of Italy's telco giant Telecom…
TBS Superstation and Columbia TriStar TV Distribution (CTTD), the team behind the successful cable revival of "Ripley's Believe It or Not!," have pacted for 22 episodes of another primetime series.
Fox News has inked an exclusive consulting contract with media and marketing research expert Nicholas Schiavone, a 26-year veteran of NBC. The channel will look to Schiavone for demographic…
In a deal that signals the evolving nature of television advertising, Johnson & Johnson has signed on as the exclusive sponsor of WE: Women's Entertainment, Rainbow Media's newly branded female cable…