Canuck broadcaster and producer Corus Entertainment is committed to its toon house Nelvana in spite of its C$200 million ($127 million) writedown, Corus CEO John Cassaday said at the company's annual…
CJ Olivares has been tapped VP of programming and marketing for Fox's new action sports network. The still-unnamed digital net, which will launch in summer, was unveiled last week by Fox Networks…
Maggie Gyllenhaal and Steve Zahn will co-host the 2003 Sundance Film Festival awards ceremony Jan. 25. Event will be broadcast live on the Sundance Channel at 9 p.m.
Hits and holiday cheer have helped NBC stay on top in primetime as the net delivered its most convincing victory of the season last week.
Five Intl., helmed by former Warner Bros. Intl. Television (U.K.) managing director Richard Milnes, is to shutter after just two years, making Five the only U.K. terrestrial broadcaster without a…
Discovery Communications has taken over its joint venture Discovery Channel Germany from Teuton pay TV broadcaster Premiere, companies announced Monday.
NBC has delivered its best Monday numbers of the season and was in a first-place tie with ABC for the night in adults 18-49, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
The BBC has snapped up Universal's latest detective drama "Monk," starring Tony Shalhoub and long-running series "Murder She Wrote," starring Angela Lansbury, according to BBC controller of program…
UPN Entertainment prexy Dawn Ostroff is making good on promises to up the talent quotient her at weblet, signing pilot development deals with Joel Silver, Wes Craven, Mel Gibson, Danny DeVito, Brian…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Hall of Fame selection committee has tapped Sam Haskell, exec VP and worldwide head of television for the William Morris Agency, as its new chairman.
Sony Pictures Television has renewed its syndicated court series "Judge Hatchett" for the 2003-04 season on stations repping coverage of more than 85% of the country.