French Television promoter TV France Intl. (TVFI) kicked off its first showcase of programs in Seoul, South Korea, on Thursday. Twenty-six French companies, from Canal Plus to Ellipse Distribution…
Gesine Bullock-Prado is the president of Sandra Bullock’s production company, Fortis Films. Lillian Dean is VP of development, and Maggie Biggar is VP of production. Information in Tuesday’s paper…
Spanish industry vet Jose Vicuna has been tapped president of film and TV production company Plural Entertainment, owned by Spanish media giant Prisa. The appointment of one of Spain's best-known…
By George, ABC's got Jason Alexander. Alphabet web Thursday nailed the rights to "Bob Patterson," a half-hour laffer in which the former "Seinfeld" sidekick will star as an over-the-top motivational…
Farmer Hoggett goes to Washington: James Cromwell ("Babe") has been cast as the lead in the John Wells / CBS drama pilot "The Second Act." Cromwell will play a recently retired U.S. senator who…
The Fox Network's coverage of Sunday afternoon NASCAR races keeps defying the odds, shooting up in the Nielsen ratings week after week while just about every other sport does a nose dive.
A record number of 500,000 TV viewers voted the "Survivor"-like "The Robinson Expedition" best Swedish program of 2000 in the 18th television awards ceremony, backed by newspaper Aftonbladet.
ABC will add two series to its "Disney's One Saturday Morning" block this fall, including an animated skein exec produced by and starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.
In a last-minute round of pilot pickups, ABC has ordered a two-hour movie/backdoor pilot about plane, train and automobile crashes, while Fox has greenlit a comedy from Bill Oakley and Josh Weinstein…
Two of Blighty's minority webs have joined forces to share TV rights to "Gladiator" in a package acquired from Universal believed to be worth in excess of $10 million.