Greg Gumbel, who works as announcer on the lead team covering National Football League games with Phil Simms as color man, signed a new three-year contract with CBS Sports.
Troubled United Pan-Europe Communications shares hit record lows on the Amsterdam stock exchange (AEX) on Wednesday after two Dutch regulators published a joint report that concluded the Dutch Net…
Trio, the Canadian cable network bought by Barry Diller's USA Cable last year, has engineered its first programming deal under the new regime, purchasing all 78 hourlong episodes of "Sessions at West…
William Hanna, the former engineer who became one half of the best-known team in the history of animation, died Thursday at his home in North Hollywood. He was 90.
News Corp. and Chris-Craft said Wednesday they received a favorable private-letter ruling from the IRS in connection with their pending merger.
Angst need not apply: ABC hopes to expand its reach next fall by developing lighter, more accessible series.
Oscar-nominated political drama "The Contender" will bypass Italian theatrical release and premiere on national television, despite being announced as a March opener through the local division of…
Anthony Romano and Michel Shane's Magellan Filmed Entertainment ("Catch Me If You Can") has pacted with the Los Angeles Sheriff's Dept. to adapt the city's auto-theft task force as a reality-based…
In an early indication of European telcos' waning interest in the media, Spain's second-largest telephone operator, Auna, is looking for buyers of its controlling 49% stake in Spanish digital…
Ratings for most syndicated strips continued to be lackluster in the first full week following the February ratings sweep, as reruns kicked in and promo commitments waned.
Telemundo today will announce a five-year co-production accord with Caracol Television and RTI, the third such international deal for the U.S. Spanish-lingo net.