As part of its negotiations to move "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch" to the WB from ABC, Viacom Prods has secured a pilot commitment from the Frog net.
Continuing its march into Europe, Warner Bros. Intl. TV is partnering with France's Europe Audiovisuel to co-produce and co-finance programming for both the French and international markets.
Aggressive Italian TV, film and homevideo distributor Eagle Pictures, which was created by the Dammicco brothers in 1984 and which recently snared RAI veteran Gianpaolo Sodano, has added TV and film…
Vince McMahon and Sumner Redstone may soon be facing off against Barry Diller in court.
The European Commission has warned Spain's Telefonica Media and Sogecable that they face fines over their agreement to pool broadcasting rights to soccer matches.
The premiere of ABC's midseason comedy "Talk to Me" has slightly improved the net's standing in its Tuesday timeslot, although the show lost a big chunk of its lead-in audience.
While the increased popularity with local audiences of homegrown primetime television drama has led to its proliferation on Italian screens in recent years, sales results indicate that appetites also…
Monday at Mip TV was all about the letter "C" -- as in convergence, communities, content and a long list of other themes upon which Bertelsmann's Werner Lauff expounded in his keynote address on new…
Actor Robert Urich has sued Castle Rock Television, charging that the company terminated his television series "Lazarus Man" and refused to pay him because he had cancer. The complaint, filed Tuesday…
Granada Media and Discovery Communications have announced a $35 million, three-year alliance to co-produce history, adventure and science programming, making this the first formal pact between the…