The BBC took the top Prix Italia prize Saturday for its antiwar series "Warriors."
Regent Entertainment has acquired all foreign territories outside Canada for three Showtime Original Pictures: Emilio Estevez's "Rated X," Tony Bill's "Harlan County War" and Steven E. De Souza's…
Wrestling fans found their way over to TNN on Monday, with the first week of "WWF Raw is War" on its new home pinning down the cabler's largest audience in its 17-year history.
Former "American Gothic" producer David Eick has inked a multiyear development deal with Studios USA. Eick's deal had been expected in the wake of his departure from USA Network, where he had been…
The Odyssey Channel has signed veteran cable exec Paul FitzPatrick as chief operating officer. FitzPatrick's most recent post was prexy and COO of the Golf Channel, and he and his family are moving…
Longtime Fox Kids exec Maureen Smith has climbed atop the Fox Family tree. Smith was named president of Fox Family Channel and Fox Kids Network on Monday, filling a post that had been vacant since…
German kidvidder TV Loonland has wholly acquired Salsa Distribution, a European-based Latin American-aimed distributor of TV, video and merchandising.
As Moscow's main TV transmission tower blazed in the last days of August, it looked like the final straw for an industry that has been under a different kind of fire in recent months.
Conventional wisdom says the Hollywood studios will be hard-nosed in union negotiations in 2001 because their income is down due to disappointing box office this year. But B.O. grosses are not…
On the surface, CanWest-backed Network Ten's August poaching of coin-challenged local pubcaster ABC commissioning editor for drama Sue Masters seems like a simple matter.