Roger Ailes has signed a three year-contract with News Corp. ensuring that he'll continue to serve as chairman and CEO of Fox News through January 2004.
Alleged tension between Vivendi chief Jean Marie Messier and Canal Plus topper Pierre Lescure was the focus of fevered speculation in France Tuesday. At the Mipcom TV mart in Cannes, attendees picked…
Forefront Releasing Inc. 700-402 W. Pender St.Vancouver, B.C., Canada V6B 1T6(604) 682-7910Fax: (604) 682-8583Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgStand: 00.01Attending: Mickey Rogers, CEO; Marilyn…
The Sundance Channel has inked a deal with the BBC to present the U.S. television premiere of "Mr. Wroe's Virgins," starring Minnie Driver and Jonathan Pryce and directed by Danny Boyle.
A&E has begun production on "Victoria and Albert," a four-hour original miniseries about the love affair between British Queen Victoria and her husband Albert.
Proctor & Gamble has delayed presenting a lifetime achievement award to Dick Wilson, the actor who portrayed Mr. Whipple in hundreds of ads for P&G's Charmin brand tissue. It admits the reason is the…
Nelvana 32 Atlantic Ave.Toronto, Ontario, Canada M6K 1X8(416) 588-5571Fax: (416) 588-5588Stand: L5-05Attending: Michael Hirsh, co-CEO; Toper Taylor, president; Emmanuele Petry, managing director…
Granada, the company that brought the world such upmarket drama titles as "Brideshead Revisited" and "Jewel in the Crown," has jumped on the lowbrow programming bandwagon with -- you guessed it -…
Germany's Kirch Group will fail to reach its 2.9 million subscriber target for its Premiere World pay TV service by year's end.
Linda Mancuso has reupped as prexy and has been promoted to chief operating officer of Peter Engel Prods., the company behind teen skeins "Saved by the Bell" and "One World."
With digital video recorders like TiVo and Replay threatening to undermine the long-term viability of homevideo recorders that require something to record on just as consumer electronics…