FROM MIPCOM In keeping with the overall Internet focus of this year's Mipcom TV market, Discovery Communications has used the occasion to trumpet its planned rollout of fully customized regional Web…
Two weeks into the new fall season, a good deal of the nets' early optimism is starting to wear off.
Veteran producer Vic Kaplan has inked a two-year overall production deal with NBC Studios.
FROM MIPCOM In Germany, Columbia TriStar's latest effort at producing a localized sitcom has just premiered to excellent ratings on top-ranked station RTL.
Gordon Henry Hastings has been named executive director of the New York chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
FROM MIPCOM For the second day in a row, there wasn't a spare seat to be had as TV execs attending Mipcom packed in to hear specialists outline their vision of how television and the Internet will…
When media titan Mel Karmazin cares enough to send the very best, he doesn't go to Hallmark. Instead, the CBS Inc. CEO hijacks one of the millions of billboards under his control and transforms it…
Grupo Televisa took another step toward making its TV sales plan more advertiser-friendly with the news it will sell primetime spots by the minute.
FROM MIPCOM Britain's Channel 4 took the wraps off a rolling investment fund, dubbed C4I Investment Fund, Tuesday at Mipcom that will be earmarked for high-profile TV programming. Initial outlay is…
Glenn Close will co-exec produce and Farrah Fawcett will star in "Baby," a telefilm for TNT.