Didier Bellens, head of Europe's largest commercial broadcaster RTL and shareholder in Five in the U.K., has been offered the top job at Belgium's national telco Belgacom.
Anchor woman Willow Bay will leave CNN in the next couple weeks, a company spokeswoman said Tuesday, marking the latest in departures at the 24-hour news network that have included six correspondents…
Thesp Josh Hopkins ("Ally McBeal") has joined the cast of Fox's Steven Bochco pilot "NYPD 2069." The net also greenlit comedy "Title Town," while CBS ordered two Warner Bros. TV laffers Tuesday as…
John Malone's Starz! broke out the champagne Tuesday when four of the five movies nominated for best picture in the Oscar race turned out to be films that will end up on its network next year…
Fox has pacted with Michael Jackson to air the embattled pop star's own footage of his recent interview with British journo Martin Bashir.
NBC has signed Keith Olbermann as host of the 2004 Athens Olympic Games on its sister networks MSNBC and CNBC.
Classic Media, the company founded 18 months ago to control and manage such well-known characters as Casper the Friendly Ghost, Mr. Magoo, the Lone Ranger and Lassie, has signed Bob Friedman as…
Turner Classic Movies has bought the cable-TV rights to 61 Paramount theatricals encompassing movies from the 1940s through the early 1980s.
"We will know this Friday how close we are to going to war." That's the view of D.C. news veteran Tim Russert, who dissected the critical political issues of the day during his keynote at the monthly…
"20/20" anchor Barbara Walters will host the 62nd George Foster Peabody Awards.
Cablevision seems to be out of the doghouse, financially speaking, turning in better-than-expected earnings figures for the fourth quarter of 2002, good progress on debt reduction, and a healthy…