German commercial web RTL has signed a preliminary agreement to distribute its group channels and product from RTL New Media via Primacom's cable systems.
John Malone's pay TV network Starz! has pulled in Shooting Gallery as a linchpin of the most elaborate programming strategy yet for Starz! Cinema, the channel's 20-month-old mini-pay clone.
Discovery Networks Latin America/Iberia has announced production plans for four original biographies of Latino personalities this year to air on People + Arts, one of its two joint-venture networks…
Columbia TriStar International Television Ad Sales will handle U.S.-based pan-regional sales efforts for E! Entertainment Television Latin America.
Three or four years ago, a biopic on the Osmonds might've generated snickers rather than serious consideration from a TV exec. Clearly the omnipresence of behind-the-scenes stories, from VH1's…
The Czech Republic Parliament is to name an interim director for troubled pubcaster Czech Television on Feb. 9, after five weeks of turmoil that brought thousands into the streets to protect the…
NBC News reporters David Gregory and Campbell Brown have been named White House correspondents, replacing Claire Shipman, who is expected to leave the Peacock for ABC.
Russian political party the Union of Rightist Forces has put up $120,000 as prize money in a contest for film and TV scripts showing the country in a positive light. Winners will net a top prize of…
Gary Levine will become Showtime's new exec VP of original programming, replacing Mark Zakarin, who has ankled to write and produce TV series and movies for Showtime and other network. Levine has…
Ken Olshansky has been named senior veepee of creative affairs for Sunbow Entertainment, a subsidiary of the German kidvidder TV Loonland. Olshansky will oversee the development and production of all…
William H. Macy, Kyra Sedgwick, Helen Mirren and Kathy Baker will star in "Door to Door," a TNT Original telepic based on the true story of Bill Porter, a door-to-door salesman with cerebral palsy.