German media group EM.TV & Merchandising has named Rolf Rickmeyer as the company's new finance chief. Position was left open when Florian Haffa stepped down after a projected revenue readjustment…
A total of 41 media groups applied for government broadcaster licenses by the Thursday deadline to use a new satellite. N-SAT-110, shot up by French Arianespace rocket on Oct. 7, will be ready for…
A group of ministers, including Information and Broadcast Minister Sushma Swaraj, has finalized the formation of a Communications Commission of India (CCI) to regulate the convergence of…
Fox Latin Entertainment Channels has divided day-to-day management of its two channels, appointing Emiliano Calemzuk to head Fox Kids Latin America and Hernan Lopez to Canal Fox.
Neal Baer has resigned as exec producer of NBC's top-rated "ER" to join Dick Wolf and Ted Kotcheff as exec producer of the Peacock's "Law & Order: SVU." Baer, who had been with "ER" since the show's…
U.S. Hispanic net Telemundo has inked a development deal with Tais Araujo, star of the Brazilian novela "Xica."
To mark the 25th anniversary of the death of Pier Paolo Pasolini on Nov. 2, Telepiu has scheduled a day of reflection and analysis on the life and work of the filmmaker, poet, writer and activist to…
Rupert Murdoch backed Star TV and the BBC are producing a local version of the British satirical series "Yes Minister."
In his first major appointment since taking over as Columbia TriStar Television topper, Len Grossi has named veteran Paramount exec Tom Mazza as the studio's president of network production. Mazza…
MGM Networks Latin America has upped marketing director Marcello Coltro to vice president of marketing and sales.
Discover Digital Networks has inked a two-year contract with Discovery Channel Canada of Toronto to purchase and telecast its one-hour daily science news program on Discovery Science Channel…