"Monsters, Inc." and a whole batch of forthcoming Disney animated theatricals are journeying to a new pay cable destination: John Malone's Starz!.
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With Ted Koppel precariously perched at "Nightline," another old- time newsie is on the way out. "Wall $treet Week With Louis Rukeyser," a show Rukeyser created and hosted for more than 30 years, is…
SoapNet, Disney's sudser-dedicated cable network, will strip its sole original show, weekly half-hour mag "SoapCenter," starting this summer.
John Malone's Starz! has picked up exclusive pay TV rights to the surprise indie theatrical hit "Memento" from Sony Pictures Entertainment for a license fee of about $3.5 million.
The U.K. Football League has rejected calls to renegotiate its contract with ITV Digital.
Comedy Central has tapped Lawrence Trilling ("Scrubs," HBO's "Dinner and Driving") to direct and write a new draft of "Porn N' Chicken," the cable net's first original TV movie.
Rome's Cinecitta Studios will become a new destination this year for the USC Cinema-Television summer production workshops.
SYDNEY-- News Corp. honcho Lachlan Murdoch has threatened to pull the financial plug on ailing feevee Foxtel if the Australian government and regulators nix its programming alliance with fellow pay…
News vet Walter Cronkite will be the pitch man for a new campaign going after broadcasters for not offering enough affordable or free airtime to federal candidates, even though the airwaves are owned…
Sitcom "Madam and Eve" has been nominated for the prestigious Rose d' Or competition, part of the international Golden Rose festival in Montreux, Switzerland, next month.