T. Scott Fain has been tapped VP, broadcasting-legal, at ABC Inc. He will replace Kristin Gerlach, who recently resigned. After relocating to ABC Inc.'s New York offices, he will oversee…
The nation's top film schools may not be cultivating the next generation of science-fiction filmmakers, but Sci Fi Channel hopes to give that genre a shot in the arm by sponsoring a $1 million grant…
International TV industry vet Maria Komodikis has been tapped senior VP and G.M. for the international division of A&E TV Networks. She will be charged with managing AETN's global business and…
Five consortia have placed formal bids for Spain's two nationwide Digital Terrestrial Television licenses, making the July 3 application deadline. The franchise applications point to powerful…
Sassy "The Parkers" star Mo'Nique and wild rapper Busta Rhymes have been named hosts of The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2000, which airs on UPN in August.
The Screen Actors Guild has tapped Jeff Margolis exec producer of its seventh annual awards show next March 11, airing on TNT from the Shrine Exposition Center in Los Angeles.
The Japanese cable TV broadband wars heated up Friday as electronics giant Sony announced that it has struck a deal with Tokyu Cable to strategically link their businesses to develop a broadband…
NBC West Coast prexy Scott Sassa attempted Friday to quash the growing rumors about his imminent departure, promising Peacock employees that there is "no truth" to the buzz. "I am fully committed to…
In a landmark legal decision for Oz scribes, writers of pubcaster ABC's drama series "Something in the Air" won a long-running dispute against the show's producers Beyond Simpson Le Mesurier.
Cable wrestling will go through the biggest upheaval in its history this September, ignited by the move of the WWF from USA to TNN -- a shift that will force Extreme Championship Wrestling to make an…