New pay cabler BET Movies/Starz!3 announced a slate of four original films featuring thesps such as Morgan Freeman, Alfre Woodard, Loretta Devine, CCH Pounder, Hill Harper and Melvin Van Peebles.
Another Tuesday trauma swirled through the corridors of Markiza TV. This time previously ousted general manager Pavel Rusko responded with calls to the public to protect Markiza against private…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped Claudio di Persia as general manager of TeleUno, the Latino cabler it acquired from Spelling in April.
While the fate of several major fall releases hangs in the balance, popular TV shows already are suffering because of the ongoing strike of Italy's dubbing actors.
Roger Goodman has been upped to VP of special projects for ABC Inc.
Nickelodeon has signed a deal with Metromedia Intl. Group to create a 24-hour Russian-language version of the network for the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and the Baltic Republics.
The initial Tuesday try for a firstrun "King of the Hill" on Fox has generated promising Nielsens, but premiering schedule mate "Costello," as expected, is having trouble fitting into that schedule.
After several delays, the Italian version of the Disney Channel will start broadcasting on Oct. 3 with the first TV broadcast in Italy of "The Lion King," VP and managing director Janet Scardino…
Thalia Assuras has been tapped to fill the long-vacant 7-8 a.m. co-anchor position on "This Morning," amid continuing speculation that bigger changes are in the works at the Eye web's third-place…
King World has sold its first primetime network TV series to NBC, the drama "Murder Inc." from executive producers Nicholas Pileggi, Albert Ruddy and Andre Morgan.
NBC execs are moving closer to implementing long-rumored budget cuts, with insiders at the Peacock now predicting job losses of between 200 and 300 staffers companywide.