German pubcasters ARD and ZDF have agreed to buy rights to the 2002 World Cup soccer games from the Kirch Group for the record sum of DM250 million ($119 million).
With "Survivor"-fueled increases, CBS News' "The Early Show" posted all-time highs in key demos for the week ended March 3.
Producer Kevin Messick has signed an exclusive 2-1/2-year pact with Fox Television Pictures, the TV movie production arm of Fox TV Studios.
"Pokemon" may be showing signs of age, but Kids WB continues to use the franchise as the linchpin of its weekday and Saturday skeds.
ABC has re-elected "Spin City" to another term, voting to return the DreamWorks laffer for a sixth season next fall.
French Television promoter TV France Intl. (TVFI) kicked off its first showcase of programs in Seoul, South Korea, on Thursday. Twenty-six French companies, from Canal Plus to Ellipse Distribution…
Gesine Bullock-Prado is the president of Sandra Bullock’s production company, Fortis Films. Lillian Dean is VP of development, and Maggie Biggar is VP of production. Information in Tuesday’s paper…
Spanish industry vet Jose Vicuna has been tapped president of film and TV production company Plural Entertainment, owned by Spanish media giant Prisa. The appointment of one of Spain's best-known…
By George, ABC's got Jason Alexander. Alphabet web Thursday nailed the rights to "Bob Patterson," a half-hour laffer in which the former "Seinfeld" sidekick will star as an over-the-top motivational…
Farmer Hoggett goes to Washington: James Cromwell ("Babe") has been cast as the lead in the John Wells / CBS drama pilot "The Second Act." Cromwell will play a recently retired U.S. senator who…