Veteran CNN staffer Kelli Arena has been named Justice Dept. correspondent for the 24-hour news cabler. Arena replaces Pierre Thomas, who ankled the post in the fall to join ABC News.
Haim Saban, News Corp.'s partner in the Fox Family cable net, has exercised a contractual option that forces News Corp. to buy his half of the channel for cash. Both sides insist relations between…
Nickelodeon has appointed Nicky Parkinson as U.K. managing director, heading up a new senior management trio with general manager Paul Lindley and director of programs Howard Litton.
NBC, with its Thursday lineup of firstrun episodes dominant as usual and its usually moribund Sunday coming alive with "The Sound of Music," recorded another primetime victory in young adults last…
David Hasselhoff has signed with International Creative Management for representation in all areas.
The elongated election and the controversy surrounding it helped fuel cable news nets in 2000, with Fox News getting the biggest primetime ratings boost over the last year. Buoyed by political…
Brooke Langton is a big girl now -- the actress has been tapped to star in the tentatively titled Glenn Gordon Caron series "When I Grow Up" for Fox.
ABC Entertainment Television Group has divided its business and legal affairs division into two groups to separately handle ABC Entertainment and Touchstone Television. In conjunction with the split…
Syndie ad sales guru Clark Morehouse, who built Tribune Entertainment's ad sales staff about a decade ago, is returning to Tribune as senior VP of ad sales.
Two of Sony's Christmas movies, "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Vertical Limit," will end up on the Fox Network and its sister channel FX in an exclusive shared window -- and the license fee…
Corks were popping at the National Assn. of Broadcasters last week when the U.S. Supreme Court put an end to the Florida vote recount, leaving George W. Bush the winner of the seemingly neverending…