Cable net VH1 is dramatically increasing its original programming commitment, greenlighting series in four different genres. In addition, VH1 has pacted with producer Quincy Jones on "Say It Loud…
Netcaster Neurotrash.com has launched NT Entertainment, an offline production division whose first project is "Prophet Speaks," a jazz docu skedded to bow at the Slamdance Film Festival.
The weather between Christmas and New Year's may have been cold across the country, but audiences warmed up to syndie shows, allowing the sector to end 2000 on an upswing.
TeleMunchen is to launch an action channel this summer, according to local press reports.
In a move that keeps UPN on the air in New York and Los Angeles, further ensuring its immediate survival, the netlet Tuesday sealed a long-expected affiliation deal with the Chris-Craft station…
Producer Craig Anderson has signed a three-year, first-look production and distribution pact with Pearson Television North America.
Hoping to limit the potential damage from "Survivor: The Australian Outback," NBC will serve up extra-long episodes of "Friends" and a shortened primetime version of "Saturday Night Live" from 8-9…
Channel 4 has secured carriage for its new pay entertainment channel, E4, on satcaster BSkyB's SkyDigital platform. The last-minute agreement comes in time for E4's launch on Thursday and means that…
Canuck telecom giant BCE announced Tuesday that the deal to create Bell Globemedia by merging BCE, the CTV network and national newspaper the Globe & Mail has been finalized.
A federal appeals court on Tuesday declared unconstitutional Federal Communication Commission rules promoting the hiring of women and minorities in the broadcast industry. The ruling came on the same…
"Ed" exec producers Jon Beckerman and Rob Burnett are stuck on Viacom Prods.