Joe Roth's still unnamed company will not only have an output deal with Sony, a pay TV deal with John Malone's Starz Encore Media Group and a broadcast TV deal with Fox, but each of these is also in…
Former "Law & Order" star Jill Hennessy will play Jacqueline Kennedy in NBC's upcoming mini "Jackie, Ethel, Joan: Women of Camelot."
Granada Creative, the programming arm of Granada Media, appointed Marcus Plantin to the new post of director, international entertainment production and formats, with particular responsibility for…
Fox is closing in on a deal to air "Master Game," a hybrid reality game show from Nash Entertainment that combines elements of the upcoming CBS skein "Big Brother" with the long-running quizzer…
Stepping into the production game, actor Michael Rapaport ("Small Time Crooks") has formed Release Entertainment, together with former development exec Michael Lindenbaum, to create a slate of films…
It's out with the old and in with the new at Children's Television Workshop, which has changed its name to Sesame Workshop after 31 years.
Sheila Sitomer, exec producer of "Extra," will ankle the daily syndie news mag at the end of the season to pursue other opportunities.
NBC's frosh drama "The West Wing" has picked up a nice boost going into Emmy balloting season, snagging six nominations for the 16th annual Television Critics Assn. Awards.
The network is expected to announce today plans to create a network of local-centric Internet portals in concert with Fox-owned stations and affiliates. Bob Quicksilver, president of network…
Helkon Media-based sales outfit Peppermint has acquired for worldwide distribution more than 250,000 titles stemming from Russia's national TV archives, previously unseen outside of the country.