MGM Worldwide TV Distribution has promoted Simon Sutton to exec VP of international television.
Taking a thoughtfully low-key yet deeply compassionate approach to the hot-button issue of sexual abuse of children, "Close to Home" is by turns quietly horrifying and deeply saddening.
Multimedia conglom Globo is putting $200 million in assets on the block after steep losses in its broadcast and pay TV operations last year.
Pubcasting science staple "Nova" has teamed up with ABC News to provide science and technology content under the banner "Nova News Minutes."
U.S. cable mogul John Malone has joined the growing list of investors eyeing bankrupt German media giant Kirch Group: Reps of his Liberty Media are expected to meet Kirch execs in Munich this week.
"Tumbleweeds" producer and director Gavin and Greg O'Connor, via their Solaris production shingle, have optioned film rights for "TV: A Novel," the first novel by former sports writer Brian Brown.
From "Will & Grace" to "Martin & Lewis": Emmy winner Sean Hayes will star as Jerry Lewis in the latest biopic from Storyline Entertainment.
Danish pubcaster DR-TV will begin production in May on "The Chronicle," a 24-part series depicting Danish history from 1949. Sven Clausen produces.
As if anyone needed the agency to declare the obvious, the U.S. General Accounting Office issued a report Friday, declaring that many of the nation's broadcasters won't meet the May 1 deadline to…
Season leaders NBC and CBS are off and running in the May sweeps, but downtrodden ABC has a spring in its step, too, thanks to a potent perf from the finale of Thursday's "The Bachelor."
Thesp Sydney Tamiia Poitier ("First Years") has been tapped to play the title role in the UPN sitcom pilot "Abby Newton," while Sean O'Bryan ("Big Fat Liar") will star as her love interest.