Financially troubled German kidvidder EM.TV has accepted a rescue deal from Munich media giant Kirch Group after more than two months of wrangling.
TV producers say the government is dragging its feet on an audiovisual law that will give them more rights.
NBC research and media development prexy Alan Wurtzel has been appointed to head up the net's broadcast content policy division.
German TV outfit MME Entertainment has taken a majority stake in movie producer Neue Impuls Film to broaden its production activities.
Unhappy with how it's allowed to sell the U.K. broadcasting rights to World Cup soccer, Kirch is taking its case to the European court of justice.
A shrewd and triumphant retooling of Margaret Edson's 1997 Pulitzer Prize-winning play, "Wit" tempers its harrowing tale of an English literary scholar's fierce fight against ovarian cancer with a…
Manfred Westphal has been named VP of media relations for the Paramount Television Group, where he will concentrate on syndie division Paramount Domestic Television.
Fox and ABC battled to a draw for the young adult crowd Tuesday, while CBS won again in total viewers and inched closer in demos on the night to a suddenly struggling NBC.
Viacom's CBS is well positioned to weather a Hollywood strike, chief operating officer Mel Karmazin said Wednesday, although he worries that ratings could dip for replacement programming in a…
Veteran Frog exec Jordan Levin has been upped to co-prexy of entertainment at the WB. Move comes a month after Jed Petrick was named the first prexy and chief operating officer of the WB by net CEO…