Donald McDonald, who has presided over the most tumultuous period in the Australian Broadcasting Corp.'s 69-year history, has been tapped for a second five-year term as chairman.
Giampaolo Sodano, a veteran of Italian TV and more recently an active player in the film industry, has been appointed president of Italy's national distributors union Unidim. He replaces…
The cable upfront marketplace will start ramping up this week, and advertising agencies are already insisting on big discounts.
Continuing its quest to cash in on lucrative cross-marketing deals with its parent, radio and outdoor conglom Clear Channel Communications, live entertainment promoter SFX has changed its name to…
Channel 22, Mexico's state-owned cultural TV station, has inked a programming deal with Spain's Canal Plus.
FX, the Fox-owned cable channel that's growing into one of the most powerful general-entertainment networks in the industry, has named Adam Shaw to the new post of senior VP of business operations…
ESPN has clamped an 11-year lock on the NCAA women's basketball tournament in a rights deal worth about $200 million.
The Frog is about to jump into uncharted waters. This fall, the WB Network will launch one of its most ambitious fall schedules ever, bowing eight new series and making major changes on every night…
USA has promoted Frank DeRose, a 15-year veteran of the network, to the new post of VP of program scheduling.
The top weekly syndicated hours posted improved rating perfs during the week ended June 24, following their struggle the previous week with preemptions due to U.S. Open Golf coverage.
Bernie Mac, Jennifer Tilly, William Shatner and Carmen Electra have signed on to voice Revolution Studio's upcoming animated pic "Lil' Pimp," which is skedded to hit theaters in 2002.