On the heels of their new historical miniseries "The Crusaders," Kirch Media, Italian production company Lux Vide and RAI Trade are bringing an updated version of Bram Stoker's "Dracula" to the small…
The 29th Intl. Emmy Award noms, unveiled in Cannes today, feature shows from a wider swathe of foreign broadcasters than ever before.
NBC's cooking up another chef show. Peacock, home of the new Emeril Lagasse sitcom, has made a premium script commitment to a half-hour kitchen-based romantic laffer starring Patrick Dempsey ("Once…
CBS' "Survivor" will certainly have a major impact on Thursday's leadoff hour when it returns this week, but NBC's "Friends" has mega-momentum heading into its second battle with the reality…
Mark Fleischer has been tapped prexy of Mainframe U.S.A., the Los Angeles-based subsid of Canadian computer animation studio Mainframe Entertainment.
E! Networks has tapped Gavin Harvey senior VP of marketing and brand director. He replaces Stephen Croncota, who left the post to head up programming for E!'s Style network.
Although pay TV is marking its 10-year anniversary in Brazil, the mood at the annual Brazilian Pay TV and Telecom Assn. (ABTA) confab last week was anything but celebratory.
Households in India with satellite television grew 29% to 37 million between 1999 and 2001, while terrestrial TV homes dropped by 1% to 159 million, according to the research org National Readership…
Nobody in "Local News," a revealing documentary portrait of a local news station in Charlotte, N.C., ever utters the phrase "If it bleeds, it leads," but some executives come close to that…
While organizers of the 17th annual Mipcom trade show said two weeks ago that only 350 delegates had officially dropped out of the market, anecdotal evidence over the weekend suggests that the number…
NBC has picked up a premium script from Maya Forbes ("The Larry Sanders Show") about two mismatched partners.