Former NBC Entertainment president Garth Ancier has reteamed with longtime colleague Jamie Kellner, joining Turner Broadcasting as exec VP of programming. Ancier will be charged with figuring out…
Bucking a trend, Beeb commercial division BBC Worldwide has announced a 28% increase in its exports to £220 million ($350 million) for 2000, up on 1999's $270 million, with exports exceeding imports.
Barry Diller plans to give Court TV a run for its money with a digital network called Crime. As part of his blueprint, Diller has bought the Web site Crime.com run by John Langley, creator of "Cops"…
Scott Grogin has joined Fox Broadcasting as vice president of publicity and corporate communications. Grogin moves to Fox from the Universal Studios Recreation Group, where he served as director of…
NBC will try to regain some lost ratings momentum with a fall 2001 development slate that combines traditional elements of the Peacock on-air brand and a healthy dose of risk-taking.
Longtime NBC programming exec Karey Burke has signed a new deal at the network, keeping her at the Peacock for another two years.
German media fund Victory Media has denied reports that it has canceled its deal with EM.TV to put up DM500 million ($229.13 million) in financing.
After years of delays, private commercial television in Austria looks set to be greenlighted. Bill, introduced last week in Vienna, must still be passed by the government. It has been rejected by the…
Financially troubled Team Entertainment is streamlining operations and reducing operating expenses under its new management.
Four of Spain's biggest TV and film production houses -- the Arbol, Boca and Cartel-Telson groups and Cerezo -- are in talks to pool their productions and catalogs in a joint rights-brokering…
Christine Taylor, Jennifer Beals and Brian Austin Green can throw away those help wanted ads. These thesps are among the latest signed to star in pilots this development season.