In the years before his fabled return, John Lennon did have a particularly disheartening 1976. Paul McCartney was riding high on the success of "Wings at the Speed of Sound"; Lennon had lost a good…
Pearson chief exec Marjorie Scardino will receive the Gold Nymph Award as outstanding media exec at the Monte Carlo Television Festival.
NBC's contribution to the paranormal landscape is "The Others," a sketchy peek into the dark side and all of its mumbo jumbo. With a serious promo push and some big-name talent behind the camera…
Turner Network Television Latam has inked movie licensing deals with Warner Bros. Intl. TV Distribution and with Columbia TriStar Intl. TV Latam.
The issues explored in this well-intentioned documentary, and the pedigree of the filmmakers behind it, suggest that "Children in War" should be an important and impressive work. Made by the…
Following a trail blazed by the Peacock web, ABC has begun greenlighting its drama scripts as presentations rather than full-length pilots.
Oxygen Media has booked the late leading ladies Marlene Dietrich, Claudette Colbert, Lucille Ball, Joan Crawford and Barbara Stanwyck for "The Girl in the Picture," the new primetime show that will…
Grupo Televisa has inked a deal with Sony to test its digital TV technology.
CBS will give midseason laffer "Grapevine" a six-week Monday night run starting next month.
European channel launcher SBS Broadcasting and European private cable company United Pan-Europe Communications have announced a significant broadening of their strategic relationship that will make…
FROM NATPE The onslaught of dot-com companies on NATPE energized activity, but did not significantly distract traditional TV program sellers away from the task at hand -- chalking up station…