In his first major appointment since taking over as Columbia TriStar Television topper, Len Grossi has named veteran Paramount exec Tom Mazza as the studio's president of network production. Mazza…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has picked up the back-nine episodes of the 20th Century Fox TV laffer "Titus," cementing the skein's status as a sophomore hit.
Oscar-nominated Spike Lee, whose latest pic, "Bamboozled," is harshly critical of the TV biz, will create series programming for the small screen through a newly inked one-year development deal with…
Rupert Murdoch backed Star TV and the BBC are producing a local version of the British satirical series "Yes Minister."
Neal Baer has resigned as exec producer of NBC's top-rated "ER" to join Dick Wolf and Ted Kotcheff as exec producer of the Peacock's "Law & Order: SVU." Baer, who had been with "ER" since the show's…
MGM Networks Latin America has upped marketing director Marcello Coltro to vice president of marketing and sales.
Wide-open Wednesday never looked more so than this week. Each of the major nets had a reason to both crow and cry as viewing habits on the night begin to take shape. On a night that's crucial to the…
Fox Latin Entertainment Channels has divided day-to-day management of its two channels, appointing Emiliano Calemzuk to head Fox Kids Latin America and Hernan Lopez to Canal Fox.
The Frog net has conjured up a new pot of witch's brew: the WB and Viacom Prods. plan to introduce a potential "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch" spinoff later this season.
To mark the 25th anniversary of the death of Pier Paolo Pasolini on Nov. 2, Telepiu has scheduled a day of reflection and analysis on the life and work of the filmmaker, poet, writer and activist to…