Feature helmer Wolfgang Petersen and production partner Gail Katz are setting up Radiant Prods., their small-screen shingle, at Spelling Television.
Bob Donoghue, one of the pioneers of pay TV in Australia, is stepping down as chief exec of the dominant, Hollywood-owned movie channels service.
EchoStar and DirecTV have a message for opponents fighting their proposed merger: Bring it on. Such was the mood on Tuesday as the satcasters began complying with a top-to-bottom records request from…
Having finally been handed a movie that can fly in the same stratosphere as the top-selling videos of all time, Warner Home Video is conjuring all its magic marketing spells -- and digging deep into…
The new cable network created by the New York Yankees has issued its first threat to Time Warner Cable, Chuck Dolan's Cablevision Systems Crop. and Brian Roberts' Comcast.
Western Intl. Syndication has pacted with Alliance Atlantis Communications to serve as the exclusive U.S. distributor of weekly sci-fi series "Starhunter," which is being offered for a fall 2002…
In another sign that TV's gotten back to normal post-Sept. 11, NBC is about to remove the red, white and blue from its on-air Peacock "bug."
Fox Sports Intl., along with Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst and Liberty Media have formed a sports programming company, Fox Pan American Sports, to serve Spanish-lingo auds in Latin America and the U.S.
Erik von Detten ("The Princess Diaries") and Shiloh Strong ("The Mommies") will lead the cast of a series version of ABC's upcoming mini "Dinotopia."
HBO's "Sex and the City" dominated Directors Guild of America Awards nominations Tuesday, taking three mentions for top comedy TV series, while Fox's "Malcolm in the Middle" and NBC's "Will & Grace"…
Location shooting on CBS drama "The Guardian" resumed in Los Angeles Tuesday with the help of crisis counselors after crew members tried to help put out a nearby house fire that killed three children.