Oxygen Media has named Debby Beece president of programming, a newly created position.
Seth Winston wrote and directed “Sessions Man,” which won a short subject Oscar. Information was incorrect in Thursday’s paper. * * * “Dragonfly” is a Universal Pictures project. Information was…
Bill Bonnano, son of Mafia patriarch Joseph Bonnano, has sold his latest book to St. Martin's press for a healthy six figures, and will package the project for film or TV with producer Dan Paulson.
Jersey Films' TV arm, Jersey Television, has named former Jim Henson Co. executive Ellie Hannibal as VP. In her new post, Hannibal will perform exec duties on Jersey's frosh network series "Raising…
Delivering movies to cable subscribers with full VCR capability is the No. 1 priority of Rob Jacobson in his new post as exec VP of In Demand, the dominant distributor of pay-per-view movies and…
Mercury Entertainment, in relationship with Lions Gate Television and Fisher Entertainment, will be out meeting with TV stations with a presentation tape for the dating game show "Who Wants To Date A…
Telewest is buying Eurobell, the last significant independent cable operator in the U.K., from Deutsche Telekom in a deal likely to total £280 million ($406 million).
ABC has picked up six additional episodes of its frosh medical drama "Gideon's Crossing."
The FCC Thursday put into action a new federal law requiring satellite TV companies to black out some sports and entertainment programming in cities such as Los Angeles, passing on the same…
Call it This Year's Models: Rockers Elvis Costello and T-Bone Burnett are teaming with scribe-producer John Mankiewicz ("Level Nine") to create an hourlong WB dramedy about four fashionistas turned…
After years of frugality, third-ranked Australian web Network Ten is raiding its piggy bank. Rescued from the brink of bankruptcy a decade ago by Canadian conglom CanWest, Ten is now one of Oz's most…