Ian Hogg, group general manager and executive director of film and TV producer-distributor Becker Entertainment, will leave his post by December to become Singapore-based CEO of World Sport…
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…
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…
Oxygen Media has named Debby Beece president of programming, a newly created position.
Winchester Entertainment is raising £22 million ($31.9 million) this week on London's Alternative Investment Market as a war chest for financing children's TV, film development and distribution.
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…
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…
Ending a week of speculation, Viacom announced this morning that it would buy BET in a $3 billion stock and debt deal. The company's founder Robert L. Johnson, who launched the Black Entertainment…
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.