FROM NATPEWith an eye toward bolstering its TV biz, Miramax has tapped syndie vet Mort Marcus as chairman of Miramax TV & Video. Marcus had been serving as exec VP of sales and development for the…
In a move to expand its efforts in interactive TV, Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment has tapped Nicholas Wodtke senior VP of interactive television.
Michael Harris has been appointed general manager of the Canadian Documentary Channel, a new digital specialty web launching in the fall.
Netcaster AtomFilms.com is expected to announce today at NATPE that it has inked distribution deals with TiVo, In Demand and Cisneros Television Group under which the three will take more than 400…
FROM NATPEHere's the secret to making a hit TV how: Don't think about it. That's the advice from some of the smallscreen's most successful skeinmakers, who used the opening panel of NATPE Tuesday to…
The Golden Globes telecast on NBC continues to generate one of the largest audiences for any annual special, with Sunday's numbers delivering year-to-year growth and helping the Peacock to win the…
Barbara Dixon has been tapped veepee and director of the Museum of Television & Radio's L.A. branch.
"Friends" isn't the only laffer on NBC's super-size menu this February: The Peacock will also serve up larger portions of "Will & Grace" and "Just Shoot Me" on the final Thursday of sweeps.
FROM NATPEProclaiming that this was the first award he had ever received before having breakfast, Jerry Seinfeld put together a few minutes of syndie shtick in front of a near-capacity ballroom…
CBS Broadcasting has sued the Carsey-Werner Co. for allegedly failing to repay a loan of $53.3 million that funded production of the series "Cybill."