Sydney-based Red Heart, the production joint venture set up by Granada and Seven Network, has folded. Former BBC entertainment chief Paul Jackson, who headed up the operation, will stay Down Under to…
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Universal Studios Intl. has agreed to provide U.K.'s Video Networks' video-on-demand service with feature films as well as film and TV library titles for several years.
Showtime has entered into a deal for a $1.1 million feature-length documentary about swingers called "Sex With Strangers" that will allow the producer-directors to release the movie to theaters after…
Steven Bochco and Twentieth Century Fox reached a last-minute settlement of their long-running "NYPD Blue" lawsuit late Friday. Trial was scheduled to start today in Los Angeles Superior Court.
Viacom has won a stay from a U.S. appeals court that will let it keep a handful of valuable TV stations for a little while longer. Company would have had to sell the assets by May 4 to comply with an…
An effective combination of "NYPD Blue" and "Cops," Court TV documentary miniseries "Brooklyn North Homicide Squad" takes us inside the workings of a team of devoted murder detectives. The first…
Satcaster BSkyB has acquired remake rights from sister company Fox TV to "Temptation Island" and will produce a British version of the U.S. reality show.
Viacom's TNN cable network has commissioned three weekly series and bought the reruns of 200-plus episodes of "Baywatch" to beef up the web's programming schedule for the 2001-02 season.
Jordan Kerner and Rob Lee's Hidden Oaks Entertainment has inked an exclusive overall series development deal with Big Ticket Television.