"Gladiator" studio DreamWorks is teaming with "NYPD Blue" creator David Milch to create an ambitious hourlong cop drama set in ancient Rome with Ridley Scott as possible pilot director. "Gladiator"…
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Telemundo has tapped Arnaldo Limansky senior director of production, overseeing the U.S. Hispanic net's telenovela efforts.
Longtime speculation that former CBS exec Ed Wilson would join NBC to start up a domestic syndie operation there -- as he did for CBS -- has come to fruition.
Granada Media has teamed with soccer club Arsenal, one of the top teams in the U.K.'s premier league, receiving a 5% stake in the club in return for an investment of £47 million ($71 million).
NBC has made it official: All of the commercial spots on the 2000 Olympic Games are sold out, harvesting a record $900 million in gross network sales and guaranteeing that NBC will end up with black…
Viacom's kids channel Nickelodeon has signed a deal with Subhash Chandra's Zee TV for a two-hour slot. In the slot, entertainment programs under the Nick banner will cater to Indian children…
After a summer marred with controversy, ABC News harvested a double vote of confidence this week, nabbing Ted Koppel for another five years and raking in 11 news and documentary Emmy Awards -- more…
The CanWest Global television network is spending C$23.9 million ($16 million) over five years to set up and run a fund to help film and television producers in Canada's four western provinces.
Disney has reorganized its ABC daytime and firstrun syndie/cable programming efforts under the new banner Buena Vista Prods.
The BBC has bought a half-hour slot on Indian national broadcaster Doordarshan's (DD) Metro channel. Kiddie favorite "Teletubbies" will air in the 3:30-4 p.m. slot beginning Sept. 18. Program will…